First Time College Student - Placement Test

5 Provide Placement Information

Most students take COCC's Placement Assessment to meet the math and writing placement requirement. The placement assessment helps place you into the right level of courses and may meet a program or course prerequisite. 

Do I need to take a placement assessment?

Schedule an appointment 

  • After you apply for admissions and receive your COCC ID (820#), you may schedule a placement appointment the next business day.
  • COCC offers placement appointments at Bend, Redmond, Madras and Prineville campuses. 

Schedule a Placement Assessment

Placement Assessment Accommodations  
If you require accommodations due to a documented disability, contact the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities (541-383-7583) to establish accommodations and then contact CAP Services (541-383-7200) to schedule an appointment.

Learn more information about COCC's placement process.