Testing/Placement Charts

Valid test scores will be received if test dates are within the past two-years. Test scores on record may be used for placement into courses in math, reading, writing, and/or composition as indicated in the below charts if test dates are less than two-years old at the time of term registration. Students who are exempt from placement testing under Florida Statute 1008.30 will not be required to enroll in developmental education courses.

English

Assessment Score Placement
ACT English Usage (W) 16 or less Take PERT Writing
17 or more ENC 1101*
ACCUPLACER (CPT) Sentence Skills (W) 53 or less ENC 0017
54 - 82 ENC 0025
83 or more ENC 1101*
FCAT 2.0 (Through March 2017) 261 or less Take PERT Writing
262 or more ENC 1101*
PERT Writing (W) 50 - 89 ENC 0017; If you also score a 84-105 on PERT Reading, you place into ENC 0027
90 - 102 ENC 0025; If you also score a 84-105 on PERT Reading, you place into ENC 0027
103 - 150 ENC 1101*
SAT Critical Reading (W) Taken before March 1, 2016 439 or less Take PERT Writing
440 or more ENC 1101*
SAT Writing and Language Test (W) Taken on or after March 1, 2016 24 or less Take PERT Writing
25 or more ENC 1101*
*

Enrollment in ENC 1101 FRESHMAN COMPOSITION I (the first college-level English course) requires college-level placement in both English and reading or for students to be non-mandated into developmental education under Florida Statute 1008.30.

Reading

Assessment Score Placement
ACT Reading (R) 18 or less Take PERT Reading
19 or more ENC 1101*
ACCUPLACER (CPT) Reading Skills (R) 59 or less ENC 0017
60 - 82 REA 0017
83 or more ENC 1101*
FCAT 2.0 261 or less Take PERT Reading
262 or more ENC 1101
PERT Reading (R) 50 - 83 ENC 0017; If you also score a 90-102 on PERT Writing, you place into ENC 0027
84 - 105 REA 0017; If you also score a 90-102 on PERT Writing, you place into ENC 0027
106 - 150 ENC 1101*
SAT Critical Reading (R) Taken prior to March 1, 2016 439 or less Take PERT Reading
440 or more ENC 1101*
SAT Reading Test (R) Taken on or after March 1, 2016 23 or less Take PERT Reading
24 or more ENC 1101*
*

Enrollment in ENC 1101 FRESHMAN COMPOSITION I (the first college-level English course) requires college-level placement in both English and reading or for students to be non-mandated into developmental education under Florida Statute 1008.30

Developmental Credit
ENC 0017DEVELOPMENTAL READING AND WRITING I4
ENC 0027DEVELOPMENTAL READING AND WRITING II4
ENC 0025DEVELOPMENTAL WRITING II3
REA 0017DEVELOPMENTAL READING II3
College-Level Credit
ENC 1101FRESHMAN COMPOSITION I (GR)3

Mathematics

Assessment Score Placement
ACT Mathematics (M) 18 or less Take PERT Mathematics
19 - 20 MAT 1033C or STA 1001C or MGF 1106
21 or more MAC 1105 or STA 2023 (Take CPT-I for possible higher placement.)
ACCUPLACER (CPT) College-Level Math (I) (To take CPT-I requires a PERT score of 123 or a minimum ACT score of 21 or a minimum SAT score of 500) 64 or less MAC 1105
65 or more MAC 1114 or MAC 1140 or MAC 2233 or MAE 2801 or MHF 2300
89 or more MAC 2311
ACCUPLACER (CPT) Elementary Algebra (A) 41 or less MAT 0018C or MAT 0022C
42 - 71 MAT 0022C or MAT 0028C
42 or more MGF 1106 or STA 1001C
72 - 89 MAT 1033C
90 or more MAC 1105 or STA 2023 (Take CPT-I for possible higher placement.)
PERT Math (M) 50 - 95 MAT 0018C or MAT 0022C
96 - 113 MAT 0022C or MAT 0028C
96 or more MGF 1106 or STA 1001C
114 - 122 MAT 1033C
123 - 150 MAC 1105 or STA 2023 (Take CPT-I for possible higher placement.)
SAT Mathematics (M) Taken prior to March 1, 2016 439 or less Take PERT Mathematics
440 - 499 MAT 1033C or STA 1001C or MGF 1106
500 or more MAC 1105 or STA 2023 (Take CPT-I for possible higher placement)
SAT Math Test (M) Taken on or after March 1, 2016 24-26 MAT 1033C
26.5 or more MAC 1105 or STA 2023 (Take CPT-I for possible higher placement)

Enrollment in college-level math courses MAT 1033C, STA 1001C, and MGF 1106 requires either college-level placement or exemption status as described under Florida Statute 1008.30. Placement in all other college-level math courses will require either a grade of “C” or better in the prerequisite course(s) listed under the Course Descriptions section of the current catalog or an appropriate score on an approved assessment.

The Math Pathways flow chart can be viewed here.

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

Immigrants, refugees and U.S. citizens who do not speak English as a native language may provide college-level scores from the PERT, ACT or SAT for entry placement or may be required to take a language test to determine placement into EAP courses.

Assessment   Score Level Placement  
Compass ESL Test 12.4 or less Level 0 Admission delayed; referral to Adult Education ESOL
12.5-29.9 Level 2 EAP 0281C
30.0-39.9 Level 3 EAP 0300C, EAP 0320C, EAP 0340C, EAP 0360C
40.0-49.9 Level 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
50.0-69.9 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
70-97.4 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
97.5 or more Level 7 Use PERT, ACT, or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
IELTS 5.0 or less Take Compass ESL for Placement Not eligible for admission to Valencia
5.5 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
6.0 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
6.5 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
7.0 or more 7 Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
ACCUPLACER ESL (LOEP) 65 or less Level 0 Admission delayed; referral to Adult Education ESOL
66 - 75 Level 2 EAP 0281
76 - 85 Level 3 EAP 0300C, EAP 0320C, EAP 0340C, EAP 0360C
86 - 95 Level 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
96 - 105 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
106 - 115 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
116 or more Level 7 Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
TOEFL Internet Based Computer Version Paper Version
44 or less 132 or less 449 or less Take Compass ESL for placement
45 - 53 133 - 156 450 - 479 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
54 - 63 157 - 179 480 - 509 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
64 - 70 180 - 196 510 - 529 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
71 or more 197 or more 530 or more Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)

Non-Immigrants (international students) who do not speak English as a native language must submit a satisfactory score on the Compass ESL, the ACCUPLACER ESL (LOEP), TOEFL or IELTS.

Assessment   Score Level Placement  
Compass ESL Test 0-39.9 Level 0, 2, 3 Not eligible for admission to Valencia
40.0-49.9 Level 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
50-69.9 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
70-97.4 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
97.5 or more Level 7 Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
IELTS 5.0 or less Take Compass ESL for placement Not eligible for admission to Valencia
5.5 Level 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
6.0 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
6.5 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
7.0 or above Level 7 Use PERT, ACT or SAT for placements (not EAP)
ACCUPLACER ESL (LOEP) 65 - 85 Levels 0, 2, 3 Not eligible for admission to Valencia
86 - 95 Level 4 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
96 - 105 Level 5 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
106 - 115 Level 6 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
116 or more Level 7 Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
TOEFL Internet Based Computer Version Paper Version
44 or less 132 or less 449 or less Not eligible for admission to Valencia
45 - 53 133 - 156 450 - 479 EAP 0400C, EAP 0420C, EAP 0440C, EAP 0460C
54 - 63 157 - 179 480 - 509 EAP 1500C and EAP 1520C and EAP 1540C and EAP 1560C or EAP 1585C and EAP 1586C
64 - 70 180 - 196 510 - 529 EAP 1620C, EAP 1640C
71 or more 197 or more 530 or more Use PERT, ACT or SAT for English and reading placements (not EAP)
Developmental Credit
EAP 0281CHIGH BEGINNING COMBINED SKILLS FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS6
EAP 0300CLOW INTERMEDIATE SPEAKING AND LISTENING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0320CLOW INTERMEDIATE READING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0340CLOW INTERMEDIATE COMPOSITION FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0360CLOW INTERMEDIATE GRAMMAR FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0400CINTERMEDIATE SPEAKING AND LISTENING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0420CINTERMEDIATE READING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0440CINTERMEDIATE COMPOSITION FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 0460CINTERMEDIATE STRUCTURE FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
College-Level Elective Credit
A maximum of 12 credits from these courses can be applied toward an associate degree or foreign language requirement after you have successfully completed ENC-1101, ENC-1102, and Speech.
EAP 1500CHIGH INTERMEDIATE SPEAKING AND LISTENING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 1520CHIGH INTERMEDIATE READING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 1540CHIGH INTERMEDIATE COMPOSITION FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 1560CHIGH INTERMEDIATE GRAMMAR FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 1585CHIGH INTERMEDIATE INTEGRATED WRITING AND GRAMMAR FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS6
EAP 1586CHIGH INTERMEDIATE INTEGRATED READING, SPEAKING, & LISTENING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS6
EAP 1620CADVANCED READING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3
EAP 1640CADVANCED COMPOSITION FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS3