Las Positas College English Guided Self-Placement
Assessment for placement is one of the critical steps to help students start on a successful pathway in college. It is critical that you understand your placement options and your rights to access transfer level coursework. Research shows that a high school grade point average is the strongest predictor of performance in college-level coursework. This website will guide you through placement by asking you about high school completion and GPA, using multiple measures and sharing information about course options with you.
The English Guided Self-Placement will utilize high school completion and GPA for first level transfer placement.
The English Multiple Measures Placement will utilize AP scores and/or previous college coursework for second level transfer placement.
You may explore both options to discover your optimum placement level.