Placement Testing: Comparative Chart

Computation

TestScorePlacement Course(s)
ACT Math** 18 or below PERT required for placement
19-20 MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications
21-22 MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Math or STA 2023 Statistics or ACCUPLACER (CLM)
23 or above

MAC 1105 College Algebra

For entrance into MAC 1114 Trigonometry or higher, student must take ACCUPLACER - College Level Math (CLM)

ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra 71 or below PERT required for placement
72-120 Use ACCUPLACER College Level Math score or MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications
ACCUPLACER College Level Math* 20-39 MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications
40-62 MAC 1105 College Algebra or MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Math or STA 2023 Statistical Methods I
63-96 MAC 1114 Trigonometry or MAC 1140 Pre-Calculus Algebra or MAC 2233 Concepts of Calculus
97-120 MAC 2311 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
  Recommended score of 70 for MAC 1147 Pre-Calculus with Trigonometry
PERT Math* 113 or below

MAT 0022 Developmental Mathematics Combined or MAT 0055 Developmental Mathematics Module or MAT 0057 Pre-College Mathematics

114-122 MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications
123-150* MAC 1105 College Algebra or MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Math or STA 2023 Statistical Methods I
SAT Math 439 or below PERT required for placement
440-499 MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or ACCUPLACER/CLM or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications
500-519 MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Math or STA 2023 Statistical Methods I
520 or above

MAC 1105 College Algebra

SAT Math (Since March 1, 2016) 24-26

MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra or MAT 1100 Mathematical Understanding and Applications and ACCUPLACER (CLM)

26.5-27

STA 2023 Stastical Methods I or MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Mathematics or ACCUPLACER (CLM)

27.5 or above

MAC 1105 College Algebra or MGF 1106 College Mathematics or MGF 1107 Liberal Arts Math or STA 2023 Statistical Methods I or ACCUPLACER (CLM)

*Students who score 130 or above are eligible to take the ACCUPLACER College Level Math (CLM) portion of the ACCUPLACER.

**Students who take MAC 1105 and who are going on to Analytic Geometry and Calculus I (MAC 2311) will take the following sequence: MAC 1105 --> MAC 1140 --> MAC 1114 --> MAC 2311.

Placement Testing - English & Reading

English
TestScorePlacement Course(s)
ACT English* 16 or below PERT required for English placement
17 or above No Developmental Writing required
ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills* under 83 PERT required for English placement
83 or above No Developmental Writing required
PERT Writing* 50 - 102 ENC 0022 Developmental Writing or LOEP and writing sample for EAP placement
98 - 102 ENC 0055 Developmental Reading Module
103 or above No Developmental Writing required; writing sample required for EAP students
SAT Critical Reading 439 or below PERT required for placement
440 or above ENC 1101 English I
New SAT Writing and Language* 25 or above ENC 1101 English I

*Student must have both scores to be eligible for English I (ENC 1101).

Reading
TestScorePlacement Course(s)
ACT Reading* 18 or below PERT required for reading placement
19 or above No Developmental Reading required
ACCUPLACER Reading* under 83 PERT required for Reading Placement
83 or above No Developmental Reading required
PERT Reading* 50 - 105

REA 0019 Developmental Reading or LOEP for EAP Placement

100 - 105 REA 0055 Developmental Reading Module
106 or above No Developmental Reading required
SAT Critical Reading 439 or below PERT required for placement
440 or above ENC 1101 English I (no Developmental Reading required)
New SAT Reading* 24 or above ENC 1101 English I (no Developmental Reading required)

*Student must have both scores to be eligible for English I (ENC 1101).

Placement for English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

LOEP Reading (and PERT reading less than 106)
ScorePlacement CourseCorequisite*
75 or below Considered for ESOL classes None
76-85 EAP 0320 Low Intermediate Reading (preparatory) EAP 0300 then EAP 0400 then EAP 1500
86-95 EAP 0420 Intermediate Reading (preparatory) EAP 0400 then EAP 1500
96-105 EAP 1520 High Intermediate Reading (college credit) EAP 1500 unless previously taken or placed in 0400 Level EAP
106-120 EAP 1620 Advanced Reading (college credit) None
LOEP Writing (and PERT writing less than 103)
ScorePlacementCorequisite*
75 or below Considered for ESOL classes None
76-85 (LOEP and writing sample)** EAP 0385 Low Intermediate Grammar and Writing (preparatory) EAP 0300 then EAP 0400 then EAP 1500
86-95 (LOEP and writing sample)** EAP 0485 Intermediate Grammar and Writing (preparatory) EAP 0400 then EAP 1500
96-105 (LOEP and writing sample)** EAP 1540 High Intermediate Writing (college credit) and EAP 1560 High Intermediate/Advanced Grammar (college credit) EAP 1500 unless previously taken or placed in 0400 Level EAP
106-120 EAP 1640 Advanced Writing (college credit) EAP 1560 unless previously taken or exempted by writing sample

*Corequisite courses EAP 0300, EAP 0400 and EAP 1500 are speaking and listening courses generally the lower-level of their placement in reading or writing courses. Students may be exempt based on diagnostics and assessments in class. The writing sample can raise or lower placement.

**For placement into Writing and Grammar (EAP 0385, EAP 0485, EAP 1540, EAP 1560, EAP 1640), PERT, LOEP and writing sample scores are taken into consideration. The writing sample can raise or lower placement.

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