How to Find Your Placement Test Scores and/or Course Placement

Please print this page so you have the directions to find your test scores.

Accepted ATCC students, can check their test scores on their Degree Audit Report (DARS) in eServices.

  • Go to www.alextech.edu/MyATC
  • Log into MyATC.
  • In MyATC, choose "eServices"
  • In eServices, choose "Grades & Transcripts"
  • Choose "Interactive Degree Audit Report," and click on major
  • Find "Placement Test Information" and "Test Scores" on the Degree Audit Report

If there are no test scores showing on the Degree Audit Report or if they are too old, please make arrangements to take the Accuplacer at Alexandria Technical & Community College by calling 888-234-1222 ext. 4487 or 320-762-4487. Accuplacer testing can be completed at another college.

To see which courses are required for a program, find the program at www.alextech.edu/programs - and then choose "Curriculum."


Alexandria Technical & Community College Placement Score Guide

Reading and English Placement - ACT, MCA, and SAT valid 5 years. ACCUPLACER valid 3 years.

ACCUPLACER Reading Reading and English Placement
20 - 69 READ 0900: College Prep Reading
70 - 120 College-level Reading-Eligible to enroll in the following:
BIOL 1417 Human Anat & Phys I
CHEM 1410 Intro to Organ & Biochem
ECON 1410 Intro to Econ Principles
ECON 1420 Intro to Macroeconomics
ECON 1430 Intro to Microeconomics
ENGL 1453 Multicultural Amer Lit
ENGL 2405 Modern Amer Lit
ENGL 2420 Modern World Lit
LENF 1604 MN Criminal Code
PHIL 1405 Intro to Philosophy
POLS 1460 Constitutional Democ & Govt
PSYC 1405 Life-Span Psychology
PSYC 1410 Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 1445 General Psychology
PSYC 2436 Psych of Addiction
SPAN 2401 Intermed Spanish I
SPAN 2403 Intermed Spanish II
20 - 77 ENGL 0900 College Prep Writing
78 - 120

College-level writing:

ENGL 1410 Composition I
ENGL 1460 Technical Writing
HUMA 2403 Humanities in the Modern World
ACT Reading Score Reading Placement
21 - 36 College-level reading (see above for courses)
ACT English Score English Placement
18 - 36 College-level writing:
ENGL 1410 Composition I
ENGL 1460 Technical Writing
HUMA 2403 Humanities in the Modern World
MCA Reading Reading Placement (only)
1047 and above College-level reading (see above for courses)
SAT ERW Reading and English Placement
480 College-level writing and reading (see above for courses):
ENGL 1410 Composition I
ENGL 1460 Technical Writing
HUMA 2403 Humanities in the Modern World

Reading and English Placement - ACT, MCA, and SAT valid 5 years. ACCUPLACER valid 3 years.

ACCUPLACER Arithmetic ACT Math Score Math Placement
0 - 73 0 - 17 MATH 0000 Prep Math Health Sciences
MATH 0322 College Prep Tech Math
74 - 120
18 - 36 CHEM 1406 Fundamentals of Chemistry
MATH 1451 Technical Math (Powersports)
MATH 1453 Technical Math (Carpentry)
MATH 1455 Applied Technical Math (Diesel)
PNSG 1105 Fundamentals of Nursing
ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra ACT Math Score Math Placement
0 - 51 0 - 19 MATH 0429 Beginning Algebra
52 - 75 20 - 21 MATH 0431 Intermediate Algebra
MATH 1450 Technical Math (Mechatronics)
76 - 120 21 - 36 MATH1415 Mathematical Reasoning
ACCUPLACER College Level Math ACT Math Score Math Placement
0 - 49 20 - 21 MATH 0431 Intermediate Algebra
50 - 120 22 - 36 MATH 1420 College Algebra
MATH 1425 Pre-Calculus
MATH 1431 Geometry
CHEM 1500 General Chemistry I
90 - 120 25 - 36 MATH 1426 Calculus
MCA Math Score   Math Placement
1150   MATH 1415 Mathematical Reasoning
1158   MATH 1420 College Algebra
SAT Math Score   Math Placement
530   MATH 1415 Mathematical Reasoning
MATH 1420 College Algebra
MATH 1425 Pre-Calculus
MATH 1431 Geometry
CHEM 1500 General Chemistry I