Assessment Center

Most students attending Mt. San Antonio College are required to participate in assessment. The assessment and placement process has been established to enable all students an opportunity to achieve probable success in their course work. In addition, the process allows the faculty to instruct their courses at an appropriate level with the knowledge that students will be reasonably prepared.

Apply online at before taking your placement tests. Assessment must be completed prior to your orientation and registration date and time. Test scores are valid for two years. Students may retest after three months.

Exemption from Placement Tests

Students are exempt (but not prohibited) from taking the placement test to determine their eligibility for English and math courses if they:

  • enroll in non-credit or community services classes only
  • select and enroll in a general interest class which does not have prerequisites
  • verify English or Math eligibility based on course work at Mt. San Antonio College or other regionally accredited institutions
  • verify other test scores accepted by Mt. San Antonio College
  • possess an Associate or higher degree from an accredited institution

Mt. San Antonio College

1100 N. Grand Ave., Walnut, CA 91789
Phone: 909.274.7500 • TTY: 909.594.3447
For emergencies, call Campus Police: 909.274.4555 Ι Text-A-Tip: 909.274.9560

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All college-printed materials and Web info are available in alternative formats upon request.
Contact Disabled Student Programs & Services: 909.274.4290 or TTY 909.594.3447.

The 504/508 ADA Coordinators are located in Bldg. 4–230 and can be contacted at 909.274.4225.