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Placement

Assessment Scores for Placing in Freshman Composition I in San Antonio Area Colleges and Universities

College/ University

SAT (Verbal)

ACT

Accuplacer

THEA/ TASP

Asset

Alamo Community Colleges (Common Entry Requirements)

430

17

***
80 Writing Skills
6 Essay +
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78 Reading

220 +
Essay 6

44 WS +
6 Essay

UTSA

500

19 Reading and Writing

***
85 WS
6 Essay
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78 Reading

 

220 Writing
230 Reading

41 Reading
40 Writing
5 Essay

Our Lady of the Lake

used for admission, not placement

used for admission, not placement

***
6+ Writing
80 Reading
--administered to all freshmen

 

 

Incarnate Word

520 Reading and Writing

22 Reading and Writing

78 Reading
6 Essay

 

 

St. Mary’s

After admission, placement is based on in-school placement exam.

*** means placement instrument used at that institution

Texas Success Initiative Requirements (for most colleges and universities)
--see information at http://www.utexas.edu/academic/tsi/index.html
--exemption or fulfillment from TSI Requirements DOES NOT fulfill placement requirements at most colleges and universities; it fulfills the State's mandate to insure minumum academic standards are met by all students who attend Texas colleges and universities

 


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