Placement Testing

Step 3

Placement Testing

All students must submit placement test scores prior to enrolling in English, math, and other courses.  The accepted placement test are the ACT, SAT, or KC Placement test.  These tests provide information about a student's readiness for college level work.  KC Placement tests are available at main campus and all education centers.  Detailed placement score information and charts are available in the college catalog.

Math KC Placement – ALEKS PPL

  • ALEKS PPL provides students with 12 months’ access to a personalized learning module and up to 5 assessment attempts. KC students should schedule an initial placement test at a KC testing center to gauge their current math skills.  Then students will have access to the ALEKS PPL learning module that will assist students with improving their math skills.

Reading & Writing KC Placement - Wonderlic

Placement tests can be taken in the ACE on the main campus or at any of the five education centers.

Step 1 Kaskaskia College Clock Tower

Apply for Admission

Start the 7 steps today, and you’ll be studying at KC in no time.

Step 2 Student in hot air baloon

Financial Aid

Find out which financial resources may be available to you and what you need to do to next. You may also qualify for scholarships.

Step 4 Instructor with students

Academic Advising

KC’s advisors will help you choose classes and determine if you need to provide more application material for your program of interest.

Step 5 Rocking out concert


We provide many ways to register, and your advisor or an enrollment specialist will help you sign up for classes.

Step 6 Cooking

Tuition Payments

Enter your myKC account to view your statement, set up a payment plan, or make a payment.

Step 7

New Student Orientation

To prepare you for this exciting new chapter, we’ll introduce you to all of KC’s resources and take you on a campus tour.

Get In Touch

If you still have questions contact our department and we’ll be happy to help.

Academic Center for Excellence (ACE)

Phone  |  618-545-3160
Fax  |  618-545-3179

  • Main Campus
  • Library, L 130
Random Photo of a Pretty Building

We can help you take the first step