Prospective students who do not possess a H.S. Diploma or GED (Graduate Equivalent Diploma) AND students whose primary language is not English must take and pass an assessment test prior to being admitted to OSC.

There are several test providers for Ability To Benefit (ATB) tests as shown below. OSC does not administer these tests. Check with your local America’s Job Centers (a.k.a. One Stop Career Centers) to see if they administer any of the tests below.

Results from any of these tests below will be acceptable for admissions.

Minimum Criteria for Admissions
Required For
ASSET Program: Basic Skills
Reading 35, Writing 35, Numerical 33
All Programs
Career Programs Assessment (CPAT)
Language 42, Reading 43, Numerical 41
All Programs
COMPASS Subtests
Numerical 25, Reading 62, Writing 32
All Programs
Computerized Placement Tests (CPTs)/Accuplacer
Reading 55, Sentence 60
Arithmetic 34
All Programs
Descriptive Tests of Language Skills
Reading 108, Sentence 9, English 309, Math 506
All Programs
Wonderlic Basic Skills Test (WBST)
Verbal 200, Quantitative 210
All Programs
WorkKeys Program
Reading A01AA-76, A02AA-75, C01AA-77, D10AA-77
Math A01BB-73, A02BB-74, C01BB-73, D01BB-73
All Programs