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COMPASS Placement Recommendations
Practice Information from ACT COMPASS http://www.act.org/compass/sample/
Khan Academy Practice Site (Math) http://www.khanacademy.org/
Mathematics Placement Test
LEVEL SCORE PLACEMENT
Pre-Algebra 0-59 DVSM 101 Developmental Math
60-100 DVSM 102 Developmental Algebra
Algebra 0-40 DVSM 102 Developmental Algebra
41-74 MATH 105 Math for the Liberal Arts I
MATH 111 Intermediate Algebra
75-100 MATH 121 Math for Business Applications I
MATH 131 College Algebra
College Algebra 0-45 MATH 121 Math for Business Applications I
MATH 131 College Algebra
46-100 MATH 132 Trigonometry
Geometry 0-100 MATH 132 Trigonometry
Trigonometry 0-45 MATH 132 Trigonometry
46-100 MATH 171 Calculus I
Reading Placement Test
SCORE PLACEMENT
0-39 DVSR 101 Developmental Reading I
40-69 DVSR 102 Developmental Reading II
70-100 * ENG 101 Composition & Rhetoric I
Writing Placement Test
SCORE PLACEMENT
0-39 DVSW 101 Developmental Writing I
40-69 DVSW 102 Developmental Writing II
70-100 * ENG 101 Composition & Rhetoric I
* Placement into Composition & Rhetoric I requires a score of 70 or
better in both the Reading and Writing portions of the exam.
* ACT score of 21 (500 SAT) in English and/or Math subgroup Waives taking COMPASS
* ACT composite score of 24 or higher will be given the opportunity to enroll in Honors Classes.
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