Math and English Back Up Testing

Back up testing is provided to students who feel they have not received appropriate placement, are wishing to challenge placement or verify current English and math placement by taking a test.

The Assessment Center in San Marcos as well as the Escondido Center offer both the English and math back up challenge tests Monday through Friday on a walk-in and appointment basis.

Please be sure to print out, fill out and bring the English and math Back up test authorization form_2017 to the Assessment Center (Su-1) or Escondido Center on the day of testing.

Math and English Back up Challenge Testing Times for the San Marcos Assessment Center

The San Marcos Palomar College campus provides testing on a walk-in basis during the following days and times:

  • Monday: 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 8:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 8:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Thursday: 8:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Friday: Please call for appointment

Please contact the Escondido Center to make an appointment for testing at (760) 744-1150 ext. 8167 or 8134

For questions regarding the San Marcos Campus, please feel free to contact us with any questions, 760-744-1150 ext. 2182, 2476 or 2383