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Accuplacer Placement Scores

Be sure to talk with an advisor when selecting your courses to ensure you will complete your certificate and/or degree on time with the classes you need.

Students who have an ACT score of 19 or higher or SAT of 460 are exempt from taking the math assessment. However, students with an ACT score of 19-22 must take the math portion of the Accuplacer to place into MAT 121 or higher. In order to be eligible, assessment scores must be no more than five years old.

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Math

Arithmetic Score 0-39

Elementary Algebra 0-29

Assessment Preparation Course. Talk with an advisor for more details.

Algebra Pathway

Elementary Algebra 45-59

MAT 055 Algebraic Literacy
(if taken with MAT 025, Algebraic Literacy Lab)
Elementary Algebra 60-84 MAT 055 Algebraic Literacy
Elementary Algebra 80-84 MAT 121 College Algebra
MAT 123 Finite Mathematics
(can take either if taken with MAT 093 Algebra Lab)
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 23; SAT 460 MAT 121 College Algebra
MAT 123 Finite Mathematics
College-Level Math 63-102; ACT 24 MAT 122 College Trigonometry
College-Level Math 63-102; ACT 25 MAT 125 Survey of Calculus
MAT 166 Pre-Calculus
College-Level Math 103-120; ACT 28 MAT 201 Calculus I

Non-Algebra Pathway

Arithmetic 24-39

MAT 050 with AAA 095
(Westminster Campus only. Talk with an advisor if not attending Westminster Campus.)

Arithmetic 40+ or EA 30-84 MAT 050 Quantitative Literacy
Arithmetic 40+ or EA 30-59 MAT 107 Career Mathematics
MAT 108 Technical Math
(can take any if taken with MAT 091 Applied Quantitative Lab)
Elementary Algebra 60+ MAT 103 Math for Clinical Calculations
MAT 107 Career Mathematics
MAT 108 Technical Math
Elementary Algebra80-84 MAT 120 Mathematics for Liberal Arts
MAT 135 Introduction to Statistics
MAT 155 Integrated Math I
MAT 156 Integrated Math II
(can take any if taken with MAT 092 Quantitative Lab)
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 19; SAT 460
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 21; SAT 460
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 19; SAT 460
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 19; SAT 460
Elementary Algebra 85+; ACT 19; SAT 460
MAT 120 Mathematics for Liberal Arts
MAT 135 Introduction to Statistics
MAT 155 Integrated Math I
MAT 156 Integrated Math II
BUS 226 Business Statistics

Students with an ACT English score of 18 or higher, or a SAT Verbal/Critical score of 440 or higher are exempt from the English assessment. Scores must be no more than five years old.

Note: CCR stands for College Composition and Reading.

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Sentence Skills / Essay

Sentence Skills 0-49 / WritePlacer Essay 0-2

Talk with an advisor for more details.

Sentence Skills 0-49 / WritePlacer Essay 3

CCR091 (Co-req lab) + CCR 092 (If not offered, please talk with an advisor .)

Sentence Skills 24-49 / WritePlacer Essay 4-7 CCR 092 College Reading and Composition
Sentence Skills 24-49 / WritePlacer Essay 8 CCR 093 Studio D or CCR 094 Studio 121
Sentence Skills 50-69 / WritePlacer Essay 0-5 CCR 092 College Reading and Composition
Sentence Skills 50-69 / WritePlacer Essay 6-8 CCR 093 Studio D or CCR 094 Studio 121
Sentence Skills 70-94 / WritePlacer Essay 0-8 CCR 093 Studio D or CCR 094 Studio 121
Sentence Skills 95-120; ACT 18; SAT 440 / WritePlacer Essay 0-8 ENG 121 English Composition I
Sentence Skills105-120; ACT 26; SAT 600 / WritePlacer Essay 7-8 ENG 122 English Composition II

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Science

Biology Placement Test 70+ Place out of BIO 111 General College Biology with Lab
Chemistry Placement Test 57+ Place out of CHE 101 Introduction to Chemistry with Lab
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