Results, Scores and Placement Guidelines

Placement scores are subject to change; follow up with your Academic Advisor to confirm course/program requirements.

ACT

ACT Area Score Placement
English 17 801-136 English Composition
Reading for Nursing 20 No additional reading course required
Reading (all other AAS degrees) 17 No additional reading course required
Math 14 804-301 Applied Math
804-304 Industrial Math
804-138 Physical Math
17 804-107 College Math
804-123 Math W/Business Applications
804-113 College Tech Math IA
804-133 Math with Logic
18 804-115 College Tech Math I
21 804-118 Intermediate Algebra
24 804-195 College Algebra
26 804-196 Trigonometry w/apps
28 804-198 Calculus

Accuplacer

Accuplacer Area Score Placement
Sentence Skills 82 801-136 English Composition
Reading for Nursing 80 No additional reading course required
Reading 70 No additional reading course required
Arithmetic 60 804-107 College Math
804-123 Math W/Business Applications
804-138 Physical Math
804-113 College Tech Math IA
804-133 Math with Logic

Compass/Asset Scores

Compass Area Score Asset Area Score Placement
Writing 59-99 Writing 41-55 801-136 English Composition
43-58 35-40 831-103 Intro to College Writing
23-42 30-34 851-771A Basic Writing
1-22 23-29 851-744 Writing Skills
Reading 75-99 Reading 40-55 No reading course required (except for Nursing)
85-99 44-55 No reading course required (Nursing)
75-84 40-43 858-773 Reading for Health Occupations (Nursing)
61-74 36-39 838-105 Intro to College Reading
40-60 32-35 858-785 Reading Skills
1-39 23-31 858-784 Basic Reading

Find your program, verify the math course needed under the "required courses" area and use the chart below for placement information.

Compass/Asset Placement

If your program requires:

  • Physical Math 804-138
  • Industrial Math I 804-304
  • Applied Math 804-301
Your math course placement is:
Compass Area Score Asset Area Score Placement
Pre-Algebra 25-99 Numerical Skills 32-55 Physical Math 804-138
Industrial Math I 804-304
Applied Math 804-301
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Numerical Skills 23-31 Basic Math 854-793

If your program requires:

  • Math with Business Applications 804-123
  • College Math 804-107
Your math course placement is:
Compass Area Score Asset Area Score Placement
Pre-Algebra 42-99 Numerical Skills 38-55 Math with Business Applications 804-123
College Math 804-107
Pre-Algebra 25-41 Numerical Skills 32-37 Fundamentals of Math 804-169A
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Numerical Skills 23-31 Basic Math 854-793

If your program requires:

  • College Tech Math IA 804-113
  • Math and Logic 804-133
Your math course placement is:
Compass Area Score Asset Area Score Placement
Pre-Algebra 44-99 Numerical Skills 39-55 College Tech Math IA 804-113
Math and Logic 804-113
Pre-Algebra 25-43 Numerical Skills 23-38 Pre-Algebra 834-109
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Numerical Skills 23-31 Basic Math 854-793
Asset is not used for placement into College Tech Math I 804-115, Intermediate Algebra 804-118 or Calculus 804-198. The math portion of the COMPASS test will be taken.

If your program requires:

  • College Tech Math I 804-115

Your math course placement is:

Compass Area Score Placement
Algebra 35-99 College Tech Math I 804-115
Pre-Algebra 25-99 Pre-Algebra 834-109
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Basic Math 854-793

If your program requires:

  • Intermediate Algebra 804-118
Your math course placement is:
Compass Area Score Placement
Algebra 46-99 Intermediate Algebra 804-118
Pre-Algebra 44-99 Elementary Algebra 834-110
Pre-Algebra 25-43 Pre-Algebra 834-109
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Basic Math 854-793

If your program requires:

  • Calculus 804-198
Your math course placement is:
Compass Area Score Placement
Trigonometry 46-99 Calculus 804-198
College Algebra 46-99 Trigonometry w/Apps 804-196
Algebra 66-99 College Algebra 804-195
Algebra 46-65 Intermediate Algebra 804-118
Pre-Algebra 44-99 Elementary Algebra 804-110
Pre-Algebra 25-43 Pre-Algebra 834-109
Pre-Algebra 1-24 Basic Math 854-793