Lehigh Carbon Community College will exempt students from all or part of the COMPASS placement exam when provided with the following:
- Previous college attendance – if you enrolled in a Math or English course at another accredited College and can provide a copy of your transcript;
- Previous placement testing – if you completed a Math, English, or Reading placement test at another accredited College in the past two years and can provide a copy of your testing results;
- Official SAT/PSAT scores that are less than three years old as follows:
|SAT/PSAT||500 and up||MAT 105, 118, or 120*|
|SAT/PSAT Critical Reading||490 and up||ENG 105|
|SAT/PSAT Critical Reading||490 and up||No reading class required|
*To enroll in higher level math classes, you must complete the COMPASS math test.
Students who have successfully completed a college level Biology course at an accredited institution are exempt from the Biology placement test.