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TSI Full Exemptions
  • A student is exempt on the basis of new SAT scores (less than 5 years old) with a minimum qualifying score of 480 Evidence-Based Reading & Writing and 530 Math. This exemption is for SAT administrations after March 1, 2016.  (College Code 1951)
  • A student is exempt on the basis of old SAT I scores (less than 5 years old) with a minimum qualifying combined score of 1070, utilizing Reading and Math only, with at least 500 Reading and at least 500 Math.  This exemption is for SAT administrations prior to March 1, 2016.  (College Code 1951)
  • A student is exempt on the basis of the ACT (less than 5 years old) with a minimum qualifying score of 23 composite, with at least 19 English and at least 19 Math. (College Code 4046)
  • A student is exempt on the basis of high school exit level TAKS (less than 5 years old) with a minimum qualifying score of 2200 Math and 2200 English Language Arts with Writing sub-score of 3.
  • A student is exempt on the basis of high school end of course STAAR (less than 5 years old) with a minimum qualifying score of level 2 English III (score of 4000) and level 2 Algebra II (score of 4000).
  • TSI exemption given by another Texas public institution. Official transcript must be on file to document exemption.
  • A student has an associate degree or higher from a United States regionally accredited institution.
  • Transfer student from a U.S. private or out-of-state regionally accredited institution with three or more credit level hours (C or better).
  • A student who on or after August 1, 1990, was honorably discharged, retired, or released from active duty as a member of the armed forces of the United States or the Texas National Guard or service as a member of a reserve component of the armed forces of the United States.  Must provide a copy of DD214 to document exemption.
  • A student who is enrolled in a workforce certificate program of one year or less (42 or fewer semester credit hours or the equivalent)
  • A non-degree-seeking student

 

 

May I register for classes pending the arrival of my official scores?

YES, YOU CAN!

Once your application has been processed by Admissions, you may submit a Conditional TSI Compliance Contract and an unofficial copy of your qualifying scores to: 

  • The Director of Testing (by email or fax)
  • Academic Planning/Advising (in person)
  • Admissions (in person)

This contract will allow 30 days for your OFFICIAL TSI documentation to arrive!  CLICK HERE for the contract and complete details!

Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
 Last classroom test issued at 8 p.m.

Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  Last classroom test issued at 3 p.m.

Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  Last classroom test issued at 4 p.m.

Locations

Spring Creek Campus, Plano
  
 Room: J232
    Phone: (972) 881-5922 
 
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Preston Ridge Campus, Frisco
  
 Room: F209
    Phone: (972) 377-1523  
 
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Central Park Campus, McKinney
  
 Room: A109
    Phone: (972) 548-6849 
 
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