Assessment & Testing Center
The Assessment & Testing Center provides testing services that meet the various needs of the student population. Services include test administration of the TSI Exam for college placement and for Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements, CLEP (College-Level Examination Program), and Palo Alto College Makeup/Distance examinations.
Click on the links below for more information regarding our testing services.
Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment
Texas law requires that you complete assessments in reading, writing, and mathematics before you enroll in college. The Texas Success Initiative (TSI) mandates that any new undergraduate student entering a public institution must be assessed for readiness to enroll in college coursework.
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)
The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) through College Board is a computer-based test that provides an opportunity for students to obtain college credit courses in areas that they may have attained college level proficiency.
Palo Alto College provides proctoring services for Alamo Colleges Distance Education instructors and their students. Examinations are administered in a secure, proctored environment.
Please contact the Assessment & Testing Center if you have any questions regarding our services.