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There are three components to the Texas Success Initiative (TSI):
How do I find out if I’m exempt from requirements?
See exemptions to determine if you are exempt or waived from TSI requirements.
If I’m not exempt, which test should I take?
Each Dallas County Community College administers the pre-assessment activity and TSI assessment. Contact your Advising/Counseling Center about the pre-assessment activity before scheduling an appointment with the Testing Center to take the official TSI assessment.
Contact the Testing Center at your college to schedule your assessment. On your test date, you will need:
What if I don’t pass?
If you do not pass a section of a TSI-approved assessment, speak with your advisor to learn about developmental course options.
You’ll also find general information on our Assessment Testing Web page.