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Exemptions

Exemption Form - to be completed by high school guidance offices or by LCCC Admissions.
Please review the exemption lists below for English, Math, and Reading to determine which test(s) you need to take.  
 
Reading Test Exemption
  •  SATV – 490 or higher
  • ACT Reading - 20 or higher
  • AP Literature - Grade of B or higher
  • AP History - Grade of B or higher
 
English Test Exemption (placement into English 105 - College English I)
  • SATV – 490 or higher
  • ACT English – 20 or higher
  • Keystone English – Advanced
  • AP English Composition  - Grade of B or higher
  • AP English Composition Exam – Score of 3 or higher English 105 waived, credit awarded when official score received
 
Math – scores/grades must be less than 2 years old. Students may take the Math exam to try to test higher than their previous courses/tests indicate. Please take time to review Algebra I and II concepts before testing.
 
Automatic placement into Math 090: 
  • Highest high school course completed with a C or higher – Algebra II
  • SATM – less than 350
Automatic placement into Math 105, 118, 120, 121: 
  • SATM – 500 -640
  • ACT Math – 21 - 28
  • Keystone Algebra I – Advanced Automatic placement into Math 125, 150, 160:
  • SATM – 650
  • ACT MAT – 29 or higher
  • High school Calculus – Grade of C or higher
  • High school Honors Statistics – Grade of C or higher Automatic placement into Math 150 or 160:
  • AP Statistics – Grade of C or better
  • AP Statistics – Score of 3 or higher, credit for Math 150 awarded when official scores are received
Automatic placement into Math 125, 150, 160:
  • SATM – 650
  • ACT MAT – 29 or higher
  • High school Calculus – Grade of C or higher
  • High school Honors Statistics – Grade of C or higher
Automatic placement into Math 150 or 160:
  • AP Statistics – Grade of C or better
  • AP Statistics – Score of 3 or higher, credit for Math 150 awarded when official scores are received
Automatic placement into Math 188 (Business Calculus):
  • SATM – 650
  • ACT Math – 29 or higher
  • High school Calculus – Grade of C or better Automatic placement into Math 190 (Calculus I):
  • AP Calc AB or BC – Grade of C or higher Automatic placement into Math 195 (Calculus II):
  • AP Calc AB – Score of 3 or higher Math 190 waived, credit awarded when official scores are received
  • AP Calc BC – Score of 3 or higher Math 190 waived, credit awarded when official scores are received
Automatic placement into Math 190 (Calculus I):
  • AP Calc AB or BC – Grade of C or higher
Automatic placement into Math 195 (Calculus II):
  • AP Calc AB – Score of 3 or higher Math 190 waived, credit awarded when official scores are received
  • AP Calc BC – Score of 3 or higher Math 190 waived, credit awarded when official scores are received