The Assessment Center provides placement testing services for prospective and current students at Orange Coast College. The college's matriculation plan requires that all students who plan on taking English, English as a Second Language, Math, six units or more and/or pursuing a certificate or degree must be evaluated.
It is the mission of the Orange Coast College Assessment Center to provide students with knowledge of their interests and aptitudes to better enable them to formulate their educational goals. When a student knows their English and math skill levels, they will be properly placed, thus increasing their probability of academic success.
The Assessment Center is located on the first floor in Watson Hall in room 110. Watson Hall is located next to parking lot A on the campus map
The Assessment Center is offering walk in testing during the following days and times:
Monday* & Tuesday 9am - 1pm
Wednesday* & Thursday 9am - 5:30pm
Fridays at 9am by appointment only
*Monday, November 3rd 12pm - 5:30pm
Test schedules are set on a month by month basis. Please click the following link to view the November 2014.pdftest schedule.
*Wednesday, November 5th 10:30am - 5:30pm
*Wednesday, November 19th 9am -3pm
Appointments for testing may be made online, by phone or by emailing email@example.com. All students must apply to Orange Coast College before taking the placement testing.
The following items are required in order take the placement test: