VIM’s Entrance Exam is used in order to fairly assess those applicants from non-traditional educational backgrounds, such as those not having a High School Diploma or a General Educational Development (GED), or who have not passed at a 9th grade or higher level in math and reading from a state approved testing center.

The Entrance Exam is comprised of reading comprehension exercises and mathematical problems. No specific preparation is required.


You take the exam on-line through VIM’s Learning Center. Entrance Exam must be taken a minimum of three days prior to the start date of the desired class. A $20 USD (No cash currency accepted) application fee must be paid prior to taking the entrance exam.

You must pass the entrance exam with a 70% grade or above  to be eligible for Vocational Institute of Michigan programs.