ACCUPLACER

ACCUPLACER

The ACCUPLACER,  is used to assess your comprehension in reading, writing and mathematics skills and to determine your college course placement. 

Students Required to Test

All non-exempt, degree-seeking, first-time-in-college, college-credit and certificate-seeking students whose degree or certificate program is 12 or more credits must take a placement assessment. Such students may not register for any credit course at Seminole State until they have a set of complete scores on file.

This includes student in the following groups:

  • All students seeking Dual Enrollment.
  • All students who cannot provide official ACT, CLT, SAT, ACCUPLACER or PERT official scores or scores on an official transcript by the date of their advising appointment/session.

ACCUPLACER Placement Scores

Next Generation ACCUPLACER Placement since October 3, 2022

SubtestScorePlacement Course(s)
Reading 255 or below
  • REA 0019: Developmental Reading or
  • LOEP/WritePlacer for EAP Placement**
251-255
  • REA 0055: Developmental Reading Module or
  • LOEP/WritePlacer for EAP Placement**
256 or Above*
  • No Developmental Writing required  /
  • WritePlacer for EAP Placement**
Writing252  or below
  • ENC 0022: Developmental Writing or
  • LOEP/WritePlacer for EAP Placement**
248-252ENC: 0055 Developmental Writing Module or
LOEP/WritePlacer for EAP Placement**
253  or above*
  • ENC 1101.  No developmental writing required.

Test scores must be less than two years old to be considered valid.

*Reading and Writing scores must be college ready to be eligible for ENC 1101: English I.

** WritePlacer is required for students identified with EAP Placement.

Next Generation ACCUPLACER Placement Before October 3, 2022

SubtestScorePlacement Course(s)
Reading Score244 or below
  • REA 0019 Developmental Reading or 
  • LOEP / Writing Sample for EAP Placement**
> 245*
  • No developmental reading required
Writing Score244 or below
  • ENC 0022: Developmental Writing or
  • LOEP / Writing Sample for EAP Placement**
> 245*
  • No developmental writing required/
  • Writing Sample required for Placement**

* To place in ENC 1101: English I, you must score equal to or better than a 245 on both the Reading and the Writing portions of the Next-Generation ACCUPLACER.

** Writing Sample is required for students identified with EAP Placement.

Next-Generation ACCUPLACER Since October 3, 2022

AreaScorePlacement Course(s)

Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics (QAS)

260 or below

MAT 0057: Pre-College Mathematics

261 or above

MAT 1033: Intermediate Algebra

Advance Algebra Functions (AAF)

262 or below

MAT 1033: Intermediate Algebra, or

MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or

MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or

STA 2023: Statistical Methods I

263 -275

MAC 1105: College Algebra, or
MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or
MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or
 STA 2023: Statistical Methods I

276 or above

MAC 1105: College Algebra, or
MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or
MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or
STA 2023: Statistical Methods I
MAC 1114: Trigonometry, or
MAC 1140: Pre-Calculus Algebra, or
MAC 1147: Precalculus with Algebra/Trigonometry, or 
 MAC 2233: Concepts of Calculus

Test scores must be less than two years old to be considered valid.

*Reading and Writing scores must be college ready to be eligible for ENC 1101: English I.

** Writing Sample is required for students identified with EAP Placement.


Next-Generation ACCUPLACER Before October 3, 2022

AreaScorePlacement Course(s)
Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and Statistics (QAS)241 or below
  • MAT 0057: Pre-College Mathematics, or 
  • MAT 0022: Developmental Mathematics Combined
242 or above
  • MAT 1033: Intermediate Algebra
Advance Algebra Functions (AAF)262 or below
  • MAT 1033: Intermediate Algebra, or
  • MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or
  • MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or
  • STA 2023: Statistical Methods I
263-275
  • MAC 1105: College Algebra, or
  • MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or
  • MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or
  • STA 2023: Statistical Methods
276 or above
  • MAC 1105: College Algebra, or
  • MAC 1114: Trigonometry, or
  • MAC 1140: Pre-Calculus Algebra, or
  • MAC 1147 Pre-Calculus with Algebra/Trigonometry, or
  • MAC 2233: Concepts of Calculus, or
  • MGF 1106: College Mathematics, or
  • MGF 1107: Liberal Arts Math, or
  • STA 2023: Statistical Methods I

Test scores must be less than two years old to be considered valid.

Additional Questions

The ACCUPLACER is offered on a walk-in basis during normal Assessment & Testing business hours. Please select your preferred testing location below:

ACCUPLACER is also available via virtual testing for incoming students unable to test in-person on campus. Please select an exam session on the calendar below to schedule your virtual appointment. 

  • ACCUPLACER retake(s) for Seminole State students: $10*
  • ACCUPLACER retake(s) for non-Seminole State students: $25*

* Prices are subject to change. Fees are non-refundable

For more information on the ACCUPLACER exam:

ACCUPLACER - Testing

The ACCUPLACER is offered via walk-in at Sanford/Lake Mary, Altamonte, and the Lee Campus at Oviedo or via Virtual Testing. Virtual Testing allows students to test in the privacy of their own home using Zoom with proctoring services provided by the Assessment & Testing staff.

Schedule Your ACCUPLACER Virtual Appointment

To schedule a virtual ACCUPLACER exam appointment, please select an exam session on the calendar below. 

  • Limited appointments are available. 
  • For faster service, consider taking advantage of  Assessment & Testing's walk-in services. 

While we make every effort to honor all appointment requests made, each appointment is verified for testing eligibility and may be subject to cancellation up to 24 hours before the requested appointment date. To avoid this possibility, please ensure that all testing eligibility requirements are met prior to making your request.

Contact

Assessment and Testing Center 
407.708.2020
Email the Testing Center