Placement Test and Prep Class FAQs
Please see the questions below for more information. Advisors can assist you in deciding on your best course options.
How many times can I take the PERT?
Who is exempt from taking PERT?
Who is NOT exempt from taking PERT?
Why should I still consider taking the college placement test, even though it is not required?
I was told I met the requirements of exemption, so why is the system not letting me register for college level courses?
Why should I still consider taking the preparatory classes that I tested into, even though they are not required?
What if I decide to skip the preparatory classes at first, but then change my mind?
What if I decide to take the preparatory classes, but later decide to skip the remainder and go straight to the college level courses?
I’ve already completed ENC 1101 and/or MAT 1033—does this apply to me?
I’m currently taking ENC 1101 and/or MAT 1033—does this apply to me?
Can I take the placement test from home?