Wayne State University

Placement Testing: English

EnglishAbout the test

  • The English Qualifying Examination is a computer-based impromptu essay, timed for 50 minutes.  
  • The total administration time is approximately 75 minutes.  
  • The examination fee is $43.00.  
  • This examination may only be taken twice within a two-year period.  
  • Examination results are valid for three years.  

Test Takers​​​​​​

  • Hope to place out of ENG 1010.
  • Have not taken ACT or SAT in the last three years.
  • Have not placed out of ENG 1020 through AP or CLEP exams.
  • Have not taken ENG 1020 at another college or university.

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