All new students are required to take placement
tests in Math and English. The TOEFL exam may be used for English
placement, but must have been taken within 12 months prior to
the date of application for admission. Current SAT or ACT examination
scores may be used for placement. It is the responsibility of
the student to either sit the ASCC placement test or provide
alternate test scores prior to registering for classes. Refer
to the section on Testing Fees for placement test fees.
Students who have graduated from an accredited
college or university and have provided official transcripts
may have the placement test waived by the Admissions and Records
The SAT and ACT tests are administered by the
American Samoa Department of Education. TOEFL is administered
by LBJ Sylvan Testing Center. Students interested in taking
one of these test should contact the appropriate testing center.