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Placement Services Tools

Placement Services Tools

You must apply to the college and receive a Mission College student ID number you use these tools to receive your placements. Once you receive your placement, you will need to log into My Mission Portal and register.

English and Math Course Placement

Any student seeking to enroll in transfer-level Math or English must complete the English/Math Placement Assistance Tool prior to registration. Completion of the tool also satisfies one of the requirements to earn priority registration status for students.

English/Math Placement

ESL Placement

If you want to take English as a Second Language courses for credit, you MUST complete the ESL placement process. To enroll in noncredit ESL courses, you do not need to complete ESL placement.

ESL Placement

* All students have the right to access transfer-level coursework in Math and English, and academic credit ESL coursework.

Mission College uses your high school performance data to determine placement in English and Math, and offers a guided self-placement option for those unable to provide this data or for those who wish to explore the range of course offerings.

Prerequisite Clearance/Assessment

We offer assistance with various assessment and prerequisite clearance processes. Benefit from your prior learning, including learning from high school, other colleges, standardized exams, military service, and more.