If it is not convenient for you to take the placement test at Lenoir community College, you may contact a community college in your area to see if you can have the NCDAP placement assessment proctored there. There are 3 additional assessments we will accept if taken within the last 5 years: ACCUPLACER, ASSET, and COMPASS. Please check the chart below to see which sections of each assessment are required by Lenoir Community College. If there are no colleges nearby that offer these assessments, then you should contact the admissions office to discuss your options.

Assessment Sections necessary to fulfill Placement Requirements:

  • If you are taking:
    NCDAP
    You must complete the following sections for ENGLISH placement:
    Writeplacer AND Reading AND Revising and Editing Writing
    You must complete the following sections for MATH placement:
    NCDAP DMA 010-030 AND NCDAP DMA 040-060
  • If you are taking:
    ACCUPLACER
    You must complete the following sections for ENGLISH placement:
    READING COMPREHENSION AND SENTENCE SKILLS
    You must complete the following sections for MATH placement:
    ARITHMETIC AND ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA
  • If you are taking:
    COMPASS
    You must complete the following sections for ENGLISH placement:
    READING AND WRITING
    You must complete the following sections for MATH placement:
    PRE-ALGEBRA AND ALGEBRA
  • If you are taking:
    ASSET
    You must complete the following sections for ENGLISH placement:
    READING SKILLS AND WRITING SKILLS
    You must complete the following sections for MATH placement:
    NUMERICAL SKILLS AND ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA