TSI Information

   TSI Information & Study Material  

 Note: As of Fall 2014, a dual credit student may only attempt the TSI 3x in one semester
Qualifying Scores
The testing standards are:
  • ACT: composite score of 23 with 19 on English AND math.
  • SAT: composite scores of 1070 (critical thinking + math) with 500 on critical reading AND math.
  • TSI Assessment standards:
    -Reading 351,
    -Writing 340-390 on TSI Writing Placement and minimum 4 on WritePlacer essay
    -310-339 on TSI Writing Placement and levels 4-6 on ABE Diagnostic and minimum 5 on WritePlacer Essay.
  • Math 350 or higher.

Pay for your TSI if taking at NCTC

Test Preparation: TSI Checklist

Free Study App Available on Google Play.
Free official Study App

Website https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org for a free web based study app.
TSI Practice Test
TSI Writing an Essay Practice Guide
TSI Study App 
"Be sure to purchase the TSI Study App, NOT the Accuplacer App, as they are two different tests."
-General Information about the TSI
-Test Content
-Sample Questions
-WritePlacer Sample Essay

Interpreting your TSI Scores