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Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog 
Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English 101-Ready Requirements

You are English 101-Ready if you meet at least ONE of the following criteria:

Exam or Class Criteria
Placement Assessment Placement Assessment results of ENG 31.01
SAT English SAT Reading and Writing score of 550 or higher (after March 1, 2016)*
ACT English ACT English score of 23 or higher*
NYS English Regent NYS English Regent score of 85% or higher**
GPA GPA of 85% or 3.1 (within 10 years of high school graduation)
ENG 91   or ESL 94   Grade of A (accepted between Fall 2010 and Summer 2019)
ENG 92   or ESL 122   Passing Grade


*Students using SAT/ACT scores must have taken the exam within the past 5 years 

**Students using Regent scores must have graduated high school within the past 3 years 


Students who have successfully completed ENG 101  + ENG 99  qualify to take courses requiring either ENG 101  or ENG 101-ready as a prerequisite.