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Avant Spanish Heritage Placement Exam

The Avant Spanish heritage placement exam is a diagnostic tool and will be used for entry into the Spanish Interpreter Certificate Program

The Avant Spanish heritage placement exam is required for students entering the Spanish Interpreter Certificate Program. Students will meet with an Academic Coach to discuss their score results.

Information

(505) 224-3244

Office Hours

Monday–Thursday
8 am to 5 pm

8 am to 7 pm (Main Campus)

Friday: 8 am to 5 pm

Saturday: 9 am to 4 pm
(Main Campus only; limited testing please call to confirm your exam)

Exams will be collected 15 minutes prior to closing.

Areas Tested

  • Content and Organization
  • Structures
  • Vocabulary
  • Writing (Spelling and Mechanics)
  • Speaking (Pronunciation and Fluency)

About the Avant Spanish Heritage Placement Exam

  • The exam fee is $44.00, which includes the $25.00 administrative fee, can be paid
    at the Cashier's Office the day of the test or can be paid online.
  • Spanish Interpreter Program students will only be charged the $25.00 administrative
    fee.
  • Textbooks, notebooks, paper and children are not allowed in the testing lab.
  • The Avant composite score that will be used for entry into the Spanish Interpreter Program will be available in 3 to 5 business days.
  • The exam is given only at the CNM Main Assessment Center (SSC-204) and must be scheduled in advance.

Spanish Heritage Sample Test (Open in Google Chrome)

Test Design Diagram

Test Design Diagram