English & Math Placement:
Porterville College uses the following measures in the placement of students into English and Math courses:
*For further details on Multiple Measures please call the Counseling Center to schedule an appointment with a Counselor.
AB 705 is a bill signed by the Governor on October 13, 2017 that took effect on January 1, 2018. The bill requires that a community college district or college maximize the probability that a student will enter and complete transfer-level coursework in English and math within a one year timeframe and use, in the placement of students into English and math courses, one or more of the following: high school coursework, high school grades, and high school grade point average.