Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: College Orientation 
Step 3: English & Math Placement
Step 4: Education Plan
Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 6: Register for Classes

Need help?

Contact the friendly Enrollment Services staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

Other questions? Call 209-575-6789.

The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

International students should start by visiting our Information for International Students.

Modesto Junior College

Using High School Records

High School GPA Placement

If you are a new applicant you will receive a math and English placement automatically upon completion of the online admission application (CCCApply).

Current students who have graduated from high school in the last 10 years can use high school course work and GPA to be placed in math and English courses.

High School GPA Placement Tool

GPA Placement tool 

What is CAASPP?

CAASPP (California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress System) replaced the previous STAR testing. CAASPP encompasses multiple assessments including the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts/literacy (ELA) and mathematics assessment. To learn more about the CAASPP, click here.

What is EAP?

EAP (Early Assessment Program) is a program that assesses students in grade eleven of high school for college-readiness. All grade elven students in California take the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts/literacy (ELA) and mathematics. These assessments are administered as part of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System. To learn more about EAP, click here.

Students submit their EAP test results to Enrollment Services. If you received a score of "Standard Exceeded", you are eligible to enroll in English 100 or English 101.

What is AP?

AP (Advanced Placement) is the placement of a high school student in a high school course that offers college credit if the course is successfully completed. To learn more about Advanced Placement, click here.

MJC AP English Lit/Comp

MJC AP English Lang/Comp

3.5 ENGL 102, 103 3.5 ENGL 102, 103

MJC AP Math Calculus AB

MJC AP Math Calculus BC

4-5 Math 172  5 Math 173 
    4 Math 172