2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Minimum Passing TSI Standards

These changes were made after this Web page was originally published on June 11, 2015.
Show me the current version.
Show me the June 11, 2015, web published version.
Key:  Old Content     New Content

The college will use the following minimum passing standards to determine a student's readiness to enroll in freshman-level academic coursework.

*Note: These current placement scores are subject to change in Fall 2017 (on first class day).


State TSI Reading Standard

State TSI Writing standard

State TSI Math standard

TSI Assessment *351 or above Essay score of 5 or above;
Essay score of 4 with multiple choice score of 363 or above
A placement score of at least 350, and an essay score of at least 5. Other demonstrations of writing college readiness include a placement score of at least 363, and an essay score of 4; or a placement score of less than 350, and an ABE Diagnostic level of at least a 4, and an essay score of at least 5
*350 or above

© 2015 Dallas County Community College District.