2017-2018 Faculty Handbook

College Level Academic Skills

Beginning July 1, 2009, the Florida Legislature eliminated the need for a student to take or present passing scores on the College Level Academic Skills Test, CLAST, but still requires a student to fulfill one of the exemptions below before completing his or her Associate in Arts degree. [F.S. 1007.25 and F.A.C. 6A-10.0311] Please see the current catalog for detailed information concerning requirements and exemptions.

  1. Exemption via American College Testing (ACT)
  2. Exemption via Scholastic Achievement Test (SAT-I)
  3. Earn a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or above, on a 4.0 scale, in postsecondary-level course work identified by the Postsecondary Education Planning Commission (F.S. 1008.29).