Amelia Rodriguez, Chair
Southern & Dobson
Building: LB 42
Be well prepared before you take the Accuplacer Placement Test.
Placement tests are tests each incoming student must take which determines proficiency in the areas of Reading, English, ESL, and Math. It is recommended that before you take the placement tests, you should study and refresh your knowledge. The score that you receive will determine which classes you will take as well as affect your college schedule, overall.
Open this link to view a map of the sequence of the courses: Reading Course Sequence.docx
What class do I take? If your Accuplacer score is:
23-36: RDG 071/Basic Reading
37-55: RDG 081/Reading Improvement or RDG095/ Intensive Foundations for College Reading
57-73: RDG 100 or RDG 111 or RDG 112 or RDG 113/ Successful College Reading
74-91: CRE 101/College Critical Reading (ENG101 or ENG 107 is a prerequisite for CRE 101)
Note: ESL (English Second Language) students need to take the CELSA Placement Test.
Be well prepared before you take the CELSA Placement Test.
The following classes are offered by the Reading Department: RDG 008, RDG 016, RDG 026, RDG 036, RDG 046