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Required Test Scores
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Meeting TSI Standards (Texas Success Initiative)

Test Score Eligibility for Students
(Minimum Passing Scores demonstrating College Readiness)
TSI EXAM
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STAAR (EOC)
min. score level 2
11TH & 12TH Grade
 
STAAR test scores are good for 5 yrs. for TSI, Exemption
& College Readiness
Mathematics
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STAAR ( EOC)
Minimum score
Level 2, Algebra II 
 
Can be acquired as early as 10th grade
English Lang Arts
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STAAR (EOC) minimum score level 2, English III
 
Can be acquired as early as 10th grade
Writing Sub–score
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STAAR (EOC) minimum score level 2, English III
 
Can be acquired as early as 10th grade
Critical Reading
11TH Grade TAKS College Readiness
 
TAKS test scores are good for 5 yrs. for TSI, Exemption
& College Readiness
Mathematics
2200
This is an exempt status score for TSI
English Lang Arts
2200
This is an exempt status score for TSI
Writing Sub–score
At least 3
This is an exempt status score for TSI
 
12th Grade TAKS College Readiness
Same as above when met in the 11th grade. No further proof of eligibility required. Same as above when met in the 11th grade. No further proof of eligibility required. Same as above when met in the 11th grade. No further proof of eligibility required.
11TH & 12TH Grade TAAS test scores are good for 3 years for TSI, EXEMPTION AND College Readiness Mathematics
(TLI) 86
Writing Test
1770+
Critical Reading
(TLI) 89
11th & 12th exemption scores for TSI & for College Readiness STAARS
(End of Course)
Algebra II, Level 2
English III, Level 2
TAKS
Math 2200
Engl. Lang. 2200
Writing  3
ACT
English 19
Math 19
Composite 23
SAT
Math 500
Verbal 500
Combined 1070
TSI Assessment Test Mathematics 350 Reading 351 Writing, Essay Score  5 or 4 Multiple-Choice Sentence Skills of 363.
PRE SAT
107 Combined
50 on Critical Reading and / or Mathematics

More information is available on the Assessment Center Dual Credit page
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