Assessment

Course Placement and Prerequisite Clearance

Get Into the English and Math Classes That are Right for You

Sierra provides assessment in Reading, English and Math for placement using high school, college transcripts, and/or assessment tests. English as a Second Language (ESL) and Chemistry 1A testing as well as prerequisite clearance are also offered. If you bring in your Official Transcripts, you can get placed without having to take a test.

If you aren't sure what you need, use the tool below to see what service is best for you.

Are you a New Student from High School?

Use Placement Tool

Using High School Transcripts versus taking Assessment Tests...

Not Sure What You Need to be Assessed For?

Find out what assessment service is best for you. Use this guide to tell us what type of student you are.

You Need Assessment for English and Math

Self-Assess Using Placement Tool

Need Assessment for Chemistry 1A or ESL?

Need Prerequisite Clearance?

Did You Complete College-Level English, Reading, Math, or ESL at Another College?

Complete Prerequisite Clearance

Otherwise, You Need Assessment for English and Math

Self-Assess Using Placement Tool

Need Assessment for Chemistry 1A or ESL?

Need Prerequisite Clearance?

Need Assessment for Chemistry 1A or ESL?

Need Prerequisite Clearance?

Services

Placement

Sep
22
UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) Workshop
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Rocklin Campus
Sep
22
Practical Stress Reduction
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Rocklin Campus, T 2
Sep
23
Financial Literacy Workshop
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Rocklin Campus, V 308
Oct
1
Degree Deadline
Nov
1
Withdraw Deadline for full term classes
Nov
1
Fall withdraw deadline

Contact Assessment Center

Make an Appointment for Assessment Testing in English, Math, ESL and Chemistry 1A

Rocklin Campus

Make an Online Appointment

Nevada County Campus

Call for Appointment

English and Math Assessment Test Schedule

Tahoe/Truckee Campus

Call for Appointment

English and Math Assessment Schedule

Rocklin Campus LT1

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    F: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Nevada County Campus N1 216

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    By Appointment Only Call for hours. Must make an appointment

Tahoe/Truckee Campus 227

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    By Appointment Only