Request for Off Campus Placement Testing

Most students will receive placements based on their academic record. This includes high school transcripts, college transcripts, and/or GED scores. You may see your placement in Degree Works. If you have questions about your placement, please email your advisor.

We recommend that you review prior to the test. You can view sample questions and study resources online. Resources specifically for ESOL tests can be found on MCC's ESOL site.

Off Campus Testing Deadlines for Fall 2023:

  • ESOL testing: August 10
  • Math testing: August 14

Requests for testing for Fall courses will not be processed after these dates. 

NOTE: Requests submitted after 6/29/23 will be processed after 7/11/23.

Remote testing is only available to students who live more than 60 miles from campus or have received special permission to test remotely based on extenuating circumstances.

You must have the following to be able to test remotely:

  • high speed internet
  • computer or laptop
  • webcam

If you have the above requirements, you may request a placement test below:

Request Off-Campus Placement Testing

Please submit your request and allow up to 7 business days for us to process your request.

The Process

  1. Complete the Request for Off-Campus Placement Testing form.
  2. Receive an email from confirming your off-campus placement testing request explaining your next steps.


Important Notes

If you do not receive an email from regarding your remote testing request within 7 business days from the date of your submission, please check your spam or junk folder. Adding to your contacts list will ensure that you receive emails from that address.

If you identify yourself as a student with disability, all requests for accommodations must be made as early as possible, at least 30 days in advance of the need. Please note that the Placement Test is an untimed examination. For further information regarding accommodations, please contact the Disability Services office.