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Assessment Center

COVID-19 Update: Assessment Center is closed until further notice. For all placements and general questions, please contact (818) 240-1000 ext. 5329, 5332 or email assessment@glendale.edu. *9am - 5pm Monday - Friday*


Assessment is an important part of Student Success. The assessment process at GCC helps students determine the appropriate placement into the right classes for their degrees and their futures.
  

ENGLISH and MATH PLACEMENTS

Students will complete the English and Math Guided Placement Survey (GPS) online. Questions are regarding high school GPA, coursework, and grades. Completing the English and Math GPS will make students eligible to take courses at the College.

Please follow the instructions:

  • Students can submit both GPS surveys only once.  
  • Students must have a GCC ID# before taking the surveys.
  • Scan or take a picture on your phone of your U.S. high school transcript if possible and email to assessment@glendale.edu     
     

English GPS Survey Form

Math GPS Survey Form 

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) PLACEMENTS

Students will submit the ESL Guided Placement Survey (GPS) online. Questions are about their English language experience. The survey will offer examples of writing and grammar at each level, followed by a video to help identify listening level. Completing the ESL GPS will make students eligible to take courses at the College.

Note: All international students may be required to take the Credit ESL Placement Test before the start of their first term. All students will also have the opportunity to challenge their initial test or survey result if they feel they can place into a higher level.  

Please follow the instructions:

  • Students can submit the GPS survey only once. 
  • Students must have a GCC ID# before taking the survey in order to receive your placement result.

Credit ESL Survey Form

PLACEMENT RESULTS

  • You will receive placement results at your email account right after completing the survey. If you do not receive it please contact us at assessment@glendale.edu for a copy of your results.

  • We strongly recommend you speak with a GCC counselor about your educational plan.
OFFICE HOURS
Monday and Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Sierra Vista Building, 3rd Floor, Room 365
(818) 240-1000, ext. 5329 or 5332

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