Assessment Placement

Office of Origin: Student Services
Date Adopted: 06-23-87
Last Date Modified & Approved: 04-24-07

Policy Statement:

  1. For course placement purposes, all students new to Lake Michigan College will be required to complete an assessment of writing, mathematics, and reading skills prior to registration unless an exemption applies based on current procedure.
  2. English, mathematics and reading basic skills prerequisites for College classes are listed in the course description section of the College catalog as E-English, M-Mathematics or R-Reading.
  3. Students whose assessment scores do not meet or exceed levels set for E, M, and R prerequisites must successfully complete appropriate Transitional Studies courses prior to registration in courses with these prerequisites.

Responsibility:Executive Dean, Student Services