LOCATION CHANGE: Taste the Future, Tuesday, Aug. 16, has been moved to the Columbus State parking garage on Washington Avenue.
ESL Placement Testing
If you interested in pursuing an academic credit program and already have a foundation of speaking, listening, reading, and writing in English, you will need to complete the COMPASS/ESL placement test. If English is not your first language, your placement test will include a timed writing sample and computerized reading and grammar/usage components. COMPASS test location, hours, and additional information.
All new Columbus State Community College students who do not have transfer credit in college-level English and math are required to take a placement test in before scheduling classes. COMPASS/ESL testing exemptions.
If you are interested in non-credit, basic English as a second language courses, please contact the CSCC Language Institute for testing and course information. The Language Institute is located in the Center for Workforce Development (WD), 315 Cleveland Avenue, Room 1090. Basic English courses are for students who do not have a foundation of speaking, listening, reading, and writing in English.
- International Student Services
- Admission Deadlines & Requirements
- F1 Admission
- F1 Current Students
- Transient Students
- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
- Other nonimmigrant (not-F1) visa holders
- Secondary Education Credential Submission
- Permanent Residents
- Maps & Directions
- ESL Placement Testing
- Diversity Services
- Helpful Links
Columbus State Community College
International Enrollment Services
Madison Hall, Room 109
550 East Spring St.
P.O. BOX 1609
Columbus, Ohio 43215-9965
Telephone: (614) 287-2074
FAX : (614) 287-6019