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• Yes, if you haven’t taken the ACT or if your ACT scores are below 18 in English, 20 in Reading, and 22* in Math
• No, if credit has been earned in college-level courses in Math, English and Reading
*19-21 may be sufficient for certain Math classes.
** Please note: Your scores are evaluated individually. You may not have to test in all three subject areas. Example: If your ACT test scores are a 17 in English, a 19 in Reading, and a 23 in Math, you would only need to take the COMPASS test in English and Reading.
• You must complete the COMPASS prior to registration
• Call 270-831-9610 to speak with the Testing Coordinator to schedule COMPASS..
Course Placement with ACT and COMPASS
View the COMPASS Placement Guide (updated 10/9/15)
View the English Placement Suggestion Grid (updated 10/9/15)
Please download/print these guides to use as a handy reference in planning your course selections.