Placement Test VS. Prerequisite Clearance Process
|You should take an English Placement Test at the Testing & Assessment Center if you:||You should complete the Admissions & Records Prerequisite Clearance Process if you have:|
Prerequisite Clearance Process:
If you have already taken an English placement test at Foothill College, your placement will be vaild for 365 days.
Before scheduling an appointment:
Expiration of Assessment Results
Assessment results are valid for one (1) year for the date that the score was earned.
After taking a placement test at Foothill College, students may retake the English, ESL, and/or Math placement tests one (1) time at Foothill College within a six (6) month period of the initial date of a placement; however, students cannot retest in a subject if they have earned a transcriptable grad (passing, or D, F, W, NP or I) in the subject/course sequence in which they are seeking a new placement.
Challenges to placements should be directed to the appropriate Division Office.
English & ESL: Dean of Language Arts Paul Starer
Placement Testing is available by appointment only.
All you need to bring to your appointment is 1) a photo ID and 2) your Foothill student ID number. Everything else (pencils, calculators, etc.) is provided for you.
Foothill Online Learning Proctoring
Accuplacer Score Transfer Request
A&R Prerequisite Clearance
Student Success Programs