Test Score Placement

Mathematics  | Reading | Writing

 
Writing Placement

General Recommendations (effective Fall 2011):
  • Students may always choose to enroll in a writing class less difficult than suggested by the guidelines if the student wishes to build his/her skills.
  • Writing Faculty may be consulted at all times.
 





Test Score Placement Information:

ACT

SAT

COMPASS
Writing Domain

ASSET

KYOTE

 TABE A

KCTCS Colleges

18 or higher

Writing 430 or Critical Reading 450 

74-100

43-55

6 or higher 

12.8-12.9 

  ENG 101

     15-17

 

49-73

39-42

 

10/1-12/7

ENG 101 w/ENG 100

    12-14

 

26-48

33-38

 

8.1 – 10.0 

  ENC 096

 

25 and below

 

 

 8.0 and below

  Refer to Adult Basic
  Education for English


Note:  Students may be advised to enroll in ENC 092 (Writing Laboratory), or ENG 100 or supplemental work defined by the
college concurrent with their enrollment in ENG 101 if they have completed ENC 091 and need the assistance provided
by the writing laboratory.