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Report your placement information

At Pikes Peak Community College there are many ways to show us you are ready to take classes. Whether you are a recent high school graduate, are going to college for the first time, or are transferring from another college, you have options!
  1. You can submit the English and Math Academic History Form to self-report your test scores or grades without submitting documents.
  2. You can submit documents, using the Transcript/Test Score Form, for the Testing Center to review for placement options. 

Academic History Form

English Academic History Form Use this form to submit your information to see if you meet College Reading and Writing Literacy placement requirements.

Math Academic History Form Use this form to submit your information to see if you meet College Quantitative Literacy and/or College Algebraic Literacy placement requirements.

  • The Testing Center might ask you for a copy of the document, if we need to verify the information you provided.
  • High School students interested in concurrent enrollment (taking PPCC classes while still in high school) cannot report their placement data using the forms above. Please send your high school transcript, SAT, PSAT, ACT, AP, IB, or other scores directly to testing.center@ppcc.edu or submit copies below.
  • Military or veteran affiliated students submitting scores to justify enrollment in college prep or co-requisite courses cannot report their placement data using the forms above.

Transcript/Test Score Form

You can use the Transcript/Test Score Form to attach the documents you want the Testing Center to review.  

You can submit the form and attach documents such as, SAT, PSAT, ACT​, High School transcripts, AP, CLEP, DSST, IB​, GED, HiSet, TASC​, EdReady​, Accuplacer​ scores and college transcripts, for the Testing Center to review for placement options.

Check out the information below to see what scores we are looking for to meet College Level placement requirements.

To learn more about placement options visit the webpage PPCC Placement Options.

 

Next Steps 

The Testing Center will review the information you submitted. We will send you an email with placement information and with the next step to make an appointment to meet with an Advisor and register for classes.

English Academic History Form Math Academic History Form

Transcript/Test Score Form

Click on the lists below to see how you can place into college level courses. If you have these scores, please report them on the Academic History Form or submit transcripts for review. Some courses may require higher test scores than the scores listed below, consult the Test Score Matrix for more information:

English Placement

  • Grade of “B” or better in a year of 11th grade English completed within the last 2 years

Math Placement

  • Grade of “B” or better in a year of Algebra II or higher completed within the last 18 months

 

English Placement

  • GED Reasoning through Language Arts Score 165
  • HiSet Language Arts Writing or Reading Score 15
  • TASC Language Arts Reading Score 580 or Language Arts Writing Score 560 with Essay Score 6

Math Placement

  • GED Mathematical Reasoning Score 165
  • HiSet Math Score 15
  • TASC Math Score 560

 

 

English Placement

  • English Score 18 and Reading Score 17

Math Placement

  • Math Score 19

English Placement

  • SAT Evidenced Based Reading & Writing Score 470

Math Placement

  • SAT Math Score 500

 

English Placement

  • PSAT Evidenced Based Reading & Writing Score 470

Math Placement

  • PSAT Math Score 500

 

**If you have previously earned a degree, please fill out the Previous Degree Appeal Form

English Placement

  • Equivalent course found in TES  to:
    • CCR 092 less than 5 years ago, or
    • ENG 121 or higher less than 15 years ago
  • AA, AS, BA, BS, Masters or PhD completed

Math Placement

  • Equivalent course found in TES  to:
    • MAT 050 less than 5 years ago, or
    • MAT 103 higher less than 15 years ago
  • AA, AS, BA, BS, Masters or PhD completed

 

 

English Placement

  • If you have earned credit from a College Credit Exam you meet the college-prep pre-requisite for that course.
  • Review the Test Matrix to see what scores are needed to earn college credit

Math Placement

  • If you have earned credit from a College Credit Exam you meet the college-prep pre-requisite for that course.
  • Review the Test Matrix to see what scores are needed to earn college credit

 

English Placement

  • Next Generation Accuplacer Writing Score 246
  • Accuplacer Classic Sentence Skills Score 95 and Reading Comprehension Score 80

Math Placement

  • Next Generation Accuplacer Arithmetic Score 265 or QAS Score 240 or AAF 245
  • Accuplacer Classic Elementary Algebra Score 61