Alternatives to Assessment

How do I send my information?

Email it → assessment@palomar.edu

Fax it → (760) 591-0482

Bring it → to our office locations in San Marcos, Escondido or Camp Pendleton

 

Please be sure to attach all documentation as a PDF or JPEG file and include your name, Palomar College student id number and contact phone number.

 

 

Prior College Assessments

 

Palomar College will accept prior college assessments in English, reading and math up to two years from the date tested.

Previous Course Work

Previous college or high school courses may be used as an alternative for English and math placement at Palomar College. Please be sure to email, fax or bring your college or high school transcripts.

 

Prior Test Scores

 

Prior test scores may be accepted as alternatives to assessment including the following: AP, ACT, SAT, CSU ELM, EPT and CAASPP.

Please, click here for further details regarding scoring standards.