Assessment and Testing

Assessment is a component of the Student Success and Support Program. The assessment program at Ventura College provides assessment services to help students determine appropriate placement into English and math classes. You may use your transcripts to get placed into a math and ENglish course with your high school transcript. The assessment test are not pass/fail and are used for placement recommendations only. Math testing is also used to determine math competency for awarding of Associate degrees.  Additionally, the assessment program provides ability to benefit testing services to determine eligibility for financial aid for students with neither a high school diploma nor a GED Certificate. 

The Assessment Office is located in the Student Services Center. For  testing dates and hours, please visit  Assessment Schedule. For more information please contact the Assessment Office by telephone at (805) 289-6402, or by email at

Already took your assessment tests and ready for the NEXT STEP? Contact Counseling to setup an appointment with a counselor to discuss your results, develop your educational plan, and prepare to register for classes!