Placement Test Waiver Request
Return to: NHCC Testing Center, ES108, 7411 85
Avenue North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
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e ACCUPLACER placement test is required of all students seeking a degree or certificate at NHCC unless you meet one
of the following criteria. Waivers submitted without documentation will NOT be evaluated. Official transcripts
submitted to Records Office are evaluated for waivers; this form does not need to be submitted.
Please indicate below which documentation you are providing:
Official transcript on file at NHCC, credits from a MN State institution or an Unofficial transcript (attached)
A grade of C or higher on a college-level Algebra, English Composition, and/or completion of six college level
credits with an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher from a regionally accredited college or university.*
Current ACT scores (Valid 5 years)
Minimum sub scores in Reading (21); English (18); College Algebra (22); Calculus (26).
Current SAT scores (Valid 5 years)
Minimum sub scores in Reading (480); Writing (480); College Algebra (530); Calculus (590)
Current MCA scores (Valid 5 years)
Minimum sub scores in Reading (1047); Statistics (1148); College Algebra (1158)
Current ACCUPLACER test scores from another institution.
Attach a copy of a score report if taken at a non-MN State institution. We cannot evaluate scores that are from
the COMPASS test. Test scores are valid 3 years for reading and English; 2 years for math.
ffice Use Only
Results were determined on ________________(date) by ___________________________(staff signature)
You are waived from the following Placement tests.
You will be eligible to register for the following courses.
Reading (ADEV 1950 Recommended)
Writing (ENGL 1201)
Math (Math 1130/1150/1180 or Math 1221)
ou must complete the following Placement tests:
lease call to schedule an appointment: 763-424-0928.
Reading/ESL Reading ESL Listening & Speaking
Writing ESL Sentence Meaning
* International credits are excluded. Coursework in Studio Art, Studio Music, Theatre Practicum, foreign language, American Sign
Language and activity based courses that do not involve college level reading are excluded.