INRW Placement Chart

TSI ASSESSMENT TEST PLACEMENT CHART FOR READING/WRITING/INRW—Effective Spring ‘19

  • Non-native speakers of English who have not passed TSI must either complete ESOL testing or be referred to an ESOL faculty advisor prior to placement.
  • If student scores in different levels for reading and writing, placement should be based on the lowest score.
  • * Holistic Advising Required
Reading ScoresWriting Scores - ObjectiveWriting Scores - EssayCourse Placement OptionsNotes
310-345310-3394 or belowINRW 0420 with 1 hr. lab
(formerly INRW 0330)
Not an exit course.

Intermediate course for students needing reading and writing at the lower level.

Prepares students for INRW 0430
(see flow chart for more options)
*344-345 With Holistic Advising

346 or above
[or C or better in INRW 0330]
340 or above
[or C or better in INRW 0330]
3 or aboveINRW 0430 with 1 hr. labEXIT course for both reading and writing
*344-345 With Holistic Advising

346 or above
[or C or better in INRW 0330]
347 or above
[or C or better in INRW 0330]
3 or aboveINRW 0230 + co-requisite college credit course:
ENGL 1301
or EDUC 1300
or SPCH 1315
EXIT course for both reading and writing

Students must be enrolled in both courses
*344-345 With Holistic Advising

346 or above
[or C or better in INRW 0330]
340 or above4 or aboveINRW 0340 (formerly DEVR 0320) + co-requisite college credit course:
HIST 1301 or 1302
or SOCI 1301
or EDUC 1300
or ANTH 2351
EXIT course for reading only

Students must be enrolled in both courses

Students with Writing Objective 340+ and Essay 4; or with Essay 5, and Reading Objective 351+ are TSI complete.