An accurate placement allows us to evaluate your Math and English needs, and helps your advisor recommend the best courses to get you started on a path to your degree or certificate.
Students who plan to earn a degree or certificate at LCC, or who plan to transfer to a four-year institution, must take the placement assessment or equivalent before enrolling.
Testing Center Hours:
No appointment needed for Placement testing! General Testing Hours: M-Th: 10 am - 5 pm in the Admissions Center Testing Lab. Closed for testing on Friday. If you need accommodations, please contact Disability Support Services, 360.442.2340.
Options for math placement include MyMathTest (a test format from a company called Pearson with actual test content developed by LCC faculty), test scores from another college, previous college course work, Smarter Balanced scores, or high school transcripts.
Options for English placement include Smarter Balanced scores, test scores from another college, previous college coursework, or Directed Self-Placement.
Fill out this form and fax it to 360.442.2359.
See this chart to interpret your scores
We look forward to serving you! The Testing Center is conveniently located in the Admissions Center. No appointment is needed. Our hours are M-Th: 10 am 5 pm. Closed for testing on Fridays.