The ESL Test
RCC uses the Proficiency Test in English as a Second Language (PTESL). It is designed to measure a student's knowledge of the English language as well as the student's readiness to take college-level classes.
Is the ESL test right for you?
These questions were developed by the ESL faculty identify students who should take the ESL placement test.Â Think about the following questions:
If you can answer "Yes" to any of these questions, then it is a good idea for you to take the ESL test. If you can answer “No” to any of these questions, then the general English/Math/Reading test is probably best for you.
Number of questions:
Time Limit: Approximately 1 1/2 hours
To make an appointment visit the ESL Appointments page for your Home College: