Assessment Center

ESL COURSES REQUIRE AN Assessment   


If you have completed ESL courses at another community college, meet with a counselor online during drop-in hours. Schedule a counseling appointment today.


Online ESL Placement

All incoming Credit ESL students are required to take the ESL Placement assessment, which includes listening, reading, and a writing component that is given in a computer format.


Requesting ESL Placement Assessment

To expedite your request for the ESL Placement assessment, please follow these directions:

1.    Students must have a SJCC ID number to register for the exam. If you are a new student, you must apply to become a SJCC student.
a.   If you plan to take Credit ESL classes: make sure you have submitted your CCC Application.
b.   If you plan to take only noncredit ESL classes, complete the Noncredit Application Form and submit it to sjcc.admissions@sjcc.edu.

2.     Complete the ESL Placement Form to request testing for ESL Placement.


For any questions, call 408-288-3170 or email ESL.Info@sjcc.edu

ENGLISH & MATH ASSESSMENTS ARE NO LONGER MANDATORY*

New Guidelines for Transfer-Level Math Course


*ENGLISH & MATH PLACEMENT TESTS ARE NO LONGER MANDATORY

Please take the SELF-GUIDED PLACEMENT placement using your high school cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA), go to MyWeb and select "Self-Guided Placement" on the Student Menu.


Self-Guided Placement

TRANSFER LEVEL ENGLISH AND MATH

Meet with a counselor

Meet with a Counselor

or call 1 (408) 288-3750

Meet with a SAS Counselor

or call +1 (408) 288-3746


ABOUT AB-705 


Assembly Bill AB-705 Explained  


WAIVE YOUR ASSESSMENT

 

If you are a high school graduate, you can waive the assessment by bringing your
unofficial high school transcripts to the 
Counseling Department.

AB705 - Know your rights

 

DOCUMENTS and LINKS

Assessment Center Information

ESL Assessment Appointment  

Self Guided Placement- To have waivers applied for English and Math placement using your high school cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA), go to MyWeb and select "Self-Guided Placement" on the Student Menu.

Assessment Center Resources
Assessment Cut Scores (used before 2018)


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