For New Students: Placement Tests Overview
Who Should Take Placement Tests?
All new students to De Anza must be assessed in basic skills IF they plan to:
Some students may be EXEMPT from placement testing IF they have completed college-level coursework in English, Math, Chemistry and Biology (college transcript proof required).
If you have completed prerequisite coursework at another college, you may submit your transcript with a Prerequisite Clearance Request Form instead of taking placement tests. Starting April 20, 2015, prerequisites can only be cleared by courses which have been successfully completed, unless the courses are enrolled in at De Anza.
Which Tests Should I Take?
Steps for Taking Placement Tests
In keeping with matriculation guidelines and to better conserve limited resources, we are modifying placement testing procedures regarding retesting. Know the current retest policies for you tests.
Building: Student & Community Services
Room: SCS 143