Course Placement


Minneapolis College's course placement process determines a student's readiness for reading, writing, and mathematics. These placements help students choose appropriate courses and allows them to register for both prerequisite courses needed and program courses. Not all programs require the same course placements


Course Placements are Based on the Following Information.

Select the option that best describes you.

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Determine Your Course Placement Process

Course Placement Criteria

Guided Self Placement


Contact Us:

Email Course Placement at Minneapolis College

Virtual Drop-In Advising via Zoom (Note: the Zoom link only allows students to sign up and join the Zoom meeting during the hours listed below.)

  • Monday: 12 - 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12 - 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 2 - 6 p.m.

In Person Advising (T.2800)

  • Monday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Friday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.