What Your Scores Mean


How your scores will impact what courses you’ll take

Your course registration for writing, reading comprehension, arithmetic and algebra are dependent on your placement test scores. Below are the scoring ranges for each test and the corresponding courses.

 

College Placement Test PRE

January 28, 2019

College Placement Test After

January 28, 2019

 Written Essay

 Written Essay

 1 or 2 ENG 090  Basic Writing Skills*

 1 or 2 ENG 090  Basic Writing Skills*

 3-6 ENG 101 Composition I:  College Writing

 or

 ENG 092 Composition *Studio* w/ENG 101

 (ENG 2 and RDG 68-120)

 ENG 091 Integrated Reading and Writing * (ENG 2 and RDG 46-67)

 

 3-6 ENG 101 Composition I:  College Writing

 or

 ENG 092 Composition *Studio* w/ENG 101

 (ENG 2 and RDG 68-120)

 ENG 091 Integrated Reading and Writing * (ENG 2 and   RDG 46-67)

 

 ACCUPLACER Classic Reading Comprehension  

 ACCUPLACER Next Generation Reading

 20-45 RDG 080  Fundamentals of Reading    Development*

 200-229 RDG 080

 46-67 RDG 090 College Reading and Learning Strategies*

 230-244 RDG 090

 68-120   RDG 080/090 not required

 245-300 RDG 080/090 not required

 

 ACCUPLACER Classic Arithmetic  

 ACCUPLACER Next Generation Arithmetic

 20-59 MTH 001 or MTH 011*

 200–255     MTH 001 or MTH 011*

 60-120 Arithmetic Competency Met

 256–300     Arithmetic Competency Met

 

ACCUPLACER Classic Elementary Algebra  

ACCUPLACER Next Generation Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra & Statistics

 20-71 - Developmental math course, see an academic advisor for placement                                      

 200-261 - Developmental math course, see an academic advisor for placement                                           

 72-120    Eligible for:  MTH 111, 119, 125, 160

 262-300    Eligible for:  MTH 111, 119, 125, 160

 82-120    Eligible for:  MTH 127, 131, 141, 152, 251

 268-300    Eligible for:  MTH 127, 131, 141, 152, 251