Students who will be exempt from placement testing include:

  • Students who submit ACT or SAT scores at or above current qualifying levels for E, M, and R prerequisites. Documentation of current qualifying levels will be maintained in the Testing Center.
  • Students with an associate degree or higher, based on documentation.
  • Students with a minimum grade of “C” in the equivalent of a college-level freshman composition course and a college-level algebra course, based on documentation.
  • Students with documented transfer credit in a college-level composition class will be exempt from the reading and writing portions of the test. Those students with documented transfer credit in intermediate algebra will be exempt from the math portion of placement testing.
  • Students enrolling ONLY in courses with no prerequisites as printed in the current LMC College Catalog.
  • Students taking non-credit courses and courses for continuing education units (CEUs).