What is the TSI?
The Texas Success Initiative (TSI) measures the ability of students, as indicated by their skills in Reading, Writing and Math, to do college-level course work. Students who do not meet exemption criteria or pass all sections of placement testing will be required to enroll in Developmental/College Preparatory Courses for areas in which they have not passed.
The chart below are exemption criteria for TSI testing.
(SAT scores are accessed on students College Board account, STAAR scores are accessed on students Skyward account on Educational Milestone tab)
For those interested in taking Texas Success Initiave (TSI) test with no ties to a dual credit class, you can contact the Gateway Center at UNT. Here is a link for more information: