Math, English and ESOL Guided Self Placement

The Math, English, and ESOL departments welcome you to Berkeley City College!

We’re here to help you choose the courses in English / ESOL and Math that are best for you. Taking these courses in your first semester will help you to succeed in college.

If you are an English learner, please start here:

Please use the tool below for your placement in Math and English.


Changes for COVID-19: If you are directed to counseling, email this address: or go to