The French exam consists of 25 multiple choice questions. The exam does not give you credit for any French course, but is used to determine course placement depending on the skill level of the student.


(505) 224-3244

Office Hours

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.

About the French Exam

  • Completely free
  • Test scores are valid for one year
  • The exam is given at any CNM Assessment Center on a walk-in basis except South Valley


  • Photo ID
  • There is a 24 hour waiting period to retest