Assessment Center

New to Parkland? All incoming students will take placement tests in reading, writing, mathematics, or English as a Second Language to help guide class choices. Sometimes ACT/SAT scores can waive the placement testing requirement. Placement assessments are free to Parkland students for the initial attempt, a fee of $10 is applied for each reassessment.

The Parkland College Assessment Center also administers certification and board exams for community members.