Please carefully read the information and links below to better understand the requirements of the specific placement tests and how to take them.


The Writing Self Placement is required of all students who do not have college credit in writing.


The ALEKS math assessment is mandatory for the following majors; all other majors do NOT require the ALEKS assessment:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Clinical Lab Science
  • Computer Science
  • Geosciences - Geology
  • Informatics – Chemistry Cognate
  • Math
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Psychology BS
  • Social Science BS

For more information, visit the ALEKS webpage.

Modern Language:

The modern language tests (Spanish, German, and French) are recommended for students who have previously studied a language and do not have college credit.

You must create your computing account before testing.


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New Albany, IN 47150
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