Welcome to the English placement page for Contra Costa College. Please answer the following as accurately as possible.

Select one of the following options based on your high school status as described below.

If English is not your first language and you were enrolled in English-language development (ELD) courses at your high school, please click here to book an appointment to take the English as a Second Language (ESL) test.

Students coming directly from high school (using high school transcripts from the 9th through the 11th grades, 12th grade not yet completed)

Students who have been out of high school for ten years or fewer (using high school transcripts from the 9th through the 12th grade)

Note: If you have been out of high school for more than ten years, it is recommended that you take the English assessment test.