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ACE/ESL Testing Policies

​The following testing policies were developed by the American College English/English as a Second Language faculty.  Please read carefully, as they may affect when you decide to take the placement tests.

PHOTO I.D. IS REQUIRED FOR ALL TESTING

TELD / American College English (ACE) Department Testing Policy
  1. Students shall be allowed to test once per 2 year period.
  2. If a student has taken an ACE placement test at SCC and does not enroll in an ACE class for two years, he/she must retest.
  3. Once a student has been placed in a course sequence, he/she must complete the course sequence and may not skip courses by testing.  Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis by an ACE faculty member. 

For more information, contact the Counseling Center at 714-628-4800.
* A faculty member can be a member of the discipline, or a counselor