Assessment (Local)

Administrative Rule
Council: Academic and Student Affairs Council
Board Policy Reference: EI, Testing Programs
Effective date: 08/15/16

Value Statement

Austin Community College is committed to the success of all students and, to providing remediation and support for those students who are not college ready.

Administrative Rule

Austin Community College will utilize the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) as its placement tests for Reading, Writing, and Mathematics.

Austin Community College District will utilize the ESL Accuplacer test (by College Board) as its placement test for students whose primary language is not English as mandated under Administrative Rule 5.0601.14.

Placement charts with the cut-off scores are recommended by the appropriate department to the Assessment and Advising Committee for approval.

Placement charts approved by the College for use with ACC students are published in the Advising Procedures Manual.

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