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English & Reading Placement Test


The College Test for English Placement (CTEP) is for students who have studied English and/or English as a Second Language (ESL) in school for at least seven years or who use English frequently on a daily basis.  This test is designed to assess students' skills in reading and writing. 

The Reading Comprehension portion of the test consists of seven reading selections and 35 multiple choice questions. 

The Sentence Structure and Grammar portion of the test contains 40 fill in the blank questions, which test both grammar and comprehension.
To schedule an appointment to take the English Placement Test, click here.
If you are a current high school senior and plan on attending SCC in the fall, please sign up for placement testing through the Outreach Department by calling 714-628-4808.
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