When and Where

After submitting an application for admission you will receive an email to your MyBC3 account providing additional information for testing and possible exemptions. 

Testing sessions are offered based on the semester you plan to start attending BC3.  Typically, applicants will begin to receive information regarding testing following the schedule below based on intended start:

Although the test is untimed, 2 ½ hours usually provide enough time to complete the placement test.

You are permitted to retake the Placement Test one time in each of the three areas assessed:

There is no charge. 

Please be sure to bring your letter with Student ID at the top and a form of photo ID to verify your identity. Please do not bring a calculator.

Testing takes place at the following locations: