You have been accepted to SCTCC and received a student checklist from Admissions advising you of the Accuplacer test(s) you are required to take, you will be able to schedule your Accuplacer testing here. You will need the checklist mailed to you when you schedule the appointment.

If you have not applied to the college or received an acceptance letter you will not be able to schedule an appointment at this time.

All students are required to take the Accuplacer Assesment. You will test in Reading, Arithmetic, and/or Elementary Algebra/College level math. When you schedule a testing appointment, you will need your Student I.D. (Tech ID) number located on the enrollment documentation you received in the mail. We encourage you to practice for the exam. Click here for search results for "Accuplacer practice online"

This test MUST be done or scheduled within 30 days from the date of your acceptance letter or your application will be canceled. If you wish us to review scores from another Minnesota State campus you must provide us with a copy of your results or notify us that you are testing at another Minnesota State campus. If you have college credits in English and/or Math you may be exempt. Send a college transcript or contact us to see if you need to test. Questions regardling testing may be directed to 320-308-6007.

If you fall into one of the following categories, please call 320-308-5089 to schedule your Accuplacer testing:

  • Ability to Benefit
  • Testing for another college

Students testing for another college please follow the instructions below:

  1. Please bring the Tech ID number  the college you are testing for assigned to you to the testing appointment.
  2. You must present a picture ID to the testing coordinator.  If you do not have a picture ID, you will not be allowed to test.

If you have been accepted to SCTCC and have received a student checklist, please choose from the following options for ACCUPLACER testing:

Sign up for your Accuplacer

Make sure to take your Accuplacer as soon as possible.

If you are unable to register using the web registration system, please call the Admissions Office at 320-308-5089 for assistance. 

Testing is usually offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:00 am and 1:00 pm.

Need to Retest?

Walk in retesting is available:

  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017  9 - 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017  1 - 3 p.m.


These sessions are for SCTCC STUDENTS ONLY (RE-TESTING) in Room 1-458.  You DO NOT need to sign up!

Students re-testing for another college, MUST call Admissions at 320-308-5089 OR 320-308-6007 to schedule an appointment.

Please pay the $10 re-testing fee in the Financial Services Office  prior to checking in for testing!

Assessment / Testing

Northway Building Room 1-456