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Basic Skills Placement Testing

Finger Lakes Community College matriculated and non-matriculated students who are enrolling in a course with a prerequisite are required to demonstrate their level of basic skills proficiency in reading, writing and mathematics prior to registering. Students demonstrate proficiency by taking the appropriate FLCC administered test(s). Based upon their test results, students will be placed into one or more courses in reading, writing or mathematics.

English Placement Tests

Students will complete a reading comprehension test and a sentence skills test. See details »

Math Placement Tests

Students will complete an algebraic skills test and some will complete an additional college-level math skills test. Learn more about mathematics testing »

Music Test

Finger Lakes Community College students entering music and music recording technology degree programs are required to demonstrate their level of proficiency by taking the FLCC administered music theory test. More information about music testing »