Placement Tests

During the NSC campus closure due to COVID-19, and until the campus reopens, the 测试 Office will not be administering any in-person tests. Remote placement testing is currently available. Please refer to the information below for more details.

Available Remote 测试

英语 DSP Tool (Directed Self-Placement)

Contact the 测试 Office staff at NSC测试 to request access to the 英语 DSP Tool (Directed Self-Placement).

  • Please provide your first/last name and ctcLink ID in your initial email.
  • A $35 fee must be paid prior to taking the survey and for your placement score to be reported. 的 测试 Center will provide instructions on how to make a payment.
    • If you have already paid/completed the 亚历克斯 Math placement test, please notify the 测试 Center in your initial email to waive the $35 fee.
  • Contact the 测试 Office via email once you have completed the 英语 DSP test.
  • Please note, your scores cannot be added to your student account if you have not made a payment the placement test fee.

ESL Assessment

To enroll into ESL classes (英语 as a Second Language), you will need to complete the online ESL application 在这里.

亚历克斯 Math Placement Test

的 math placement test is currently being conducted by Seattle Central College via the 亚历克斯 网站.

  • Click 在这里 to obtain the math placement instructions.
  • Send your completed test scores to NSC测试 with your first/last name and ctcLink ID.
  • If you did not obtain a copy of your test scores, please notify the 测试 Office staff via email and we will look up your test results.

的 亚历克斯 math placement test can be accessed 24/7.

Remote Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday-Sunday: 关闭