Pencil and TestCalifornia Chemistry Diagnostic Test
The California Chemistry Diagnostic Test (CCDT) is a placement test for students who plan on enrolling in Chemistry 201, the first of the general chemistry courses sequence. The CCDT is a multiple-choice test with 48 questions, which must be completed in 50 minutes. A passing score allows a student to enroll in Chemistry 201. Students who do not pass the CCDT must take Chemistry 151.
In order to take the test:
    • You must have an application on file with Admissions and Records.
    • You must have completed MATH 70 with a passing grade or have been placed into 100 Level MATH.
    • Come in during the hours listed below.
    • ​Bring a picture ID to the Assessment Center.
​​​​​​​​​​You will be provided with a pencil, scrap paper, and a calculator.​
Your results will be e-mailed to you on the Friday following your test.
College of the Canyons ​​​​does not ​accept CCDT scores from other institutions​.
Chemistry Testing Hours
** Valencia Campus**  ONLY

LTLC Room 168

9:00am – 12:00pm
9:00am – 12:00pm
9:00am – 12:00pm

You can take the CCDT once every 180 days (6 Months), as long as you have not already completed Chemistry 151.