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At a Glance

Hours Available

All Assessment Centers Closed November 13, 22-24, December 21-31

Mon-Thurs: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM

Test Fees

Must pay application fees
No Charge 1st time, $10 Retake fee

Valencia's Payment Method

Retake Wait Period

1 Day

Time Required

No Time Limit

Technical difficulties inherent with the internet, software or transmission may occur during your testing experience and are unpredictable. If unexpected technical difficulties occur, a proctor will make every attempt to promptly resume your assessment. Extended delays in testing may require rescheduling.

The CPT-I is used to determine if a student is ready for a higher level math such as Trigonometry, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Statistics etc.

We must have the following scores or higher on file with Valencia to be eligible for the CPT-I:

Prior to March 1, 2016 SAT math: 500 or higher

On or after March 1, 2016 SAT math: 26.5 or higher

ACT math: 21 or higher

PERT math: 123 or higher

CPT math: 90 or higher

Please note: Valencia will only accept official scores for the SAT, ACT, PERT and CPT. Please see Requesting/Submitting Scores for more information on how to submit your scores for our records prior to taking the CPTI.

Please see the placement chart for the list of CPTI placement Math courses:

CPTI Placement
64 or less MAC 1105: College Algebra
65 or more MAC 1114: College Trigonometry
MAC 1140: Pre-Calculus Algebra
MAC 2233: Calculus for Business and Social Science
MAE 2801: Elementary School Math
MHF 2300: Logic and Proof in Math
89 or more MAC 2311: Calculus with Analytical Geometry I

Need to Review? Click for the CPT-I Review Booklet

Steps for CPT-I Retake (1 retake per 24 months)

All CPTI retakes require a:

    • 1 day (24 hour) waiting period between tests
    • CPT-I Retake Review Session per subtest
    • CPT-I retake fee ($10 per subject retake)

1. Obtain your CPT-I scores and confirm retake eligibility with your Assessment Center
2. Receive CPTI Retake Certificate from your Assessment Center
3. Review the following link to see times, locations and process of a PERT/CPT-I Review Session: http://valenciacollege.edu/learning-support/PERT/
4. Attend the CPT-I Retake Review Session(s) and get your certificate(s) signed
5. Pay at your business office: http://valenciacollege.edu/businessoffice/payments.cfm
6. Return to the Assessment Center with your certificate(s) and payment receipt to retake the CPT-I.

CPT-I Review Booklet


Bookstore Price: CPT-I $2.30 (Prices subject to change)

** Be sure to work through the problems and bring in questions to the tutoring lab




All Assessment Centers Closed November 13, 22-24, December 21-31


SSB, Rm 171 (407) 582-1101
Bldg 5, Rm 237 (407) 582-2770
Bldg 4, Rm 248-250 (407) 582-4149
Bldg 1, Rm 325 (407) 582-6052
Lake Nona
Bldg 1, Rm 206 (407) 582-7104
Winter Park
Bldg 1, Rm 104 (407) 582-6086