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  Jan 21, 2018
 
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Prerequisite Levels


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Placement Assessments For New Students: What Does My READING Score Mean?

  Level Accuplacer
Reading Score
COMPASS/ASSET
Reading Score
What Course do I
Take?
Developmental
Education
Courses
Bridge
Program
Reading
Accuplacer
20-34
COMPASS 1-35
ASSET 23-25
See Bridge Program
Coordinator in D-102
       
Reading
Level 1
Accuplacer
35-50
COMPASS 36-60
ASSET 26-34
Take
RDG 093W
       
Reading
Level 2
Accuplacer
51-75
COMPASS 61-80
ASSET 35-40
Take
RDG 097W

or
OAT 150
         
College-Level
Courses
Reading
Level 3
Level attained
by course
grade only.
Level attained by
course grade only.
Take
ENG 111A


NOTE: To take ENG
111A, you must also
be in WRITING Level
3 or 4.
       
Reading
Level 4
Accuplacer
76-120

ACT English
20 or higher

SAT Critical Reading
480 or higher
COMPASS 81-99
ASSET 41-55

ACT English
20 or higher
Take
ENG 111

or
OAT 151

NOTE: To take ENG
111, you must also
be in WRITING Level 4.

PLEASE SEE A COUNSELOR OR ADVISOR IN D-102 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS

 

Placement Assessments For New Students: What Does My WRITING Score Mean?

  Level Accuplacer
Reading Score
COMPASS/ASSET
Writing Score
What Course do I
Take?
Developmental
Education
Courses
Bridge
Program
Writing
Accuplacer
20-34
COMPASS 1-35
ASSET 23-25
See Bridge Program
Coordinator in D-102
       
Writing
Level 1
Accuplacer
44-60
COMPASS 16-37
ASSET 33-34
Take
WRT 090
       
Writing
Level 2
Accuplacer
61-80
COMPASS 38-69
ASSET 35-40
Take
WRT 098

or
OAT 150
         
College-Level
Courses
Writing
Level 3
Level attained
by course
grade only.
Level attained by
course grade only.
Take
ENG 111A


NOTE: To take ENG
111A, you must also
be in READING Level
2, 3, or 4.
       
Writing
Level 4
Accuplacer
81-120

ACT English
20 or higher

SAT Critical Reading
480 or higher
COMPASS 70-99
ASSET 41-55

ACT English
20 or higher
Take
ENG 111

or
OAT 151

NOTE: To take ENG
111, you must also
be in READING Level 4.

PLEASE SEE A COUNSELOR OR ADVISOR IN D-102 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS

 

For Returning Students Who Took Reading Courses

RDG 093W or RDG 097W: Now What Course Do I Take? 

  Level My Course Grade What Course do I Take?
Developmental
Education
Courses
Reading
Level 1
I got a
C- or lower in
RDG 093W
Take
RDG 093W
     
Reading
Level 2
I got a
C, C+, B-, B, or B+
in RDG 093W

I got a
C- or lower in
RDG 097W
Take
RDG 097W

or
OAT 150
       
College-Level
Courses
Reading
Level 3
I got an A- in
RDG 093W

I got a
C, C+, B-, B, B+ in
RDG 097W
Take
ENG 111A


NOTE: To take ENG
111A, you must also be
in WRITING Level 3 or 4.
     
Reading
Level 4
I got an A in
RDG 093W

I got an A or Ain
RDG 097W

I got a C or higher
in OAT 150
Take
ENG 111

or
OAT 151

NOTE: To take ENG 111,
you must also be in
WRITING Level 4.

PLEASE SEE A COUNSELOR OR ADVISOR IN D-102 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
 

For Returning Students Who Took Writing Courses

WRT 090 or WRT 098: Now What Course Do I Take? 

  Level My Course Grade What Course do I Take?
Developmental
Education
Courses
Writing
Level 1
I got a
C- or lower in
WRT 090
Take
WRT 090
     
Writing
Level 2
I got a
C, C+, B-, B, or B+
in WRT 090

I got a
C- or lower in
WRT 098
Take
WRT 098

or
OAT 150
       
College-Level
Courses
Writing
Level 3
I got an A- in
WRT 090

I got a
C, C+, B-, B, B+ in
WRT 098
Take
ENG 111A


Note: To take ENG 111A,
you must also be in
READING Level 2, 3, or 4.
     
Writing
Level 4
I got an A in
WRT 090

I got an A or A- in
WRT 098

I got a C or higher
in OAT 150
Take
ENG 111

or
OAT 151

Note: To take ENG 111,
you must also be in
READING Level 4.

PLEASE SEE A COUNSELOR OR ADVISOR IN D-102 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS

 

MATHEMATICS PREREQUISITE TABLE
Course Level Prerequisite High
School
GPA*
ACCUPLACER
(AR or EA or CLM)
SAT ACT High School
Transcript*
MTH 090 Bridge
Program
    AR 20-23          
MTH 092 1     AR 24-37          
MTH 096 2 MTH 092 3.0 AR 38-84 EA 25-39        
MTH 097 3 MTH 096 3.0 AR 85-120 EA 40-76        
MTH 098 3 MTH 096 3.0 AR 85-120 EA 40-76        
MTH 117 3 MTH 096 3.0 AR 85-120 EA 40-76        
MTH 103 4 MTH 097 3.0   EA 77-107        
MTH 115 4 MTH 097 3.0   EA 77-107        
MTH 118W 4 MTH 097 3.0   EA 77-107        
MTH 119AW 4 MTH 097
(with C or C+)
3.0   EA 77-107     19-20  
MTH 119W 5 MTH 097
(with B- or better)
3.0   EA 77-107   500-520 19-20  
MTH 120 6 MTH 119W 3.0   EA 108-120 CLM 20-62 530-560 21-22 Algebra I & II with
grades of
“C” or above
MTH 122W 6 MTH 119W 3.0   EA 108-120 CLM 20-62 530-560 21-22
MTH
208W/209W
6 MTH 098, 118W,
119W
3.0   EA 108-120 CLM 20-62 530-560 21-22
MTH 121 7 MTH 119W       CLM 63-79 570-580 23-24
MTH 160 8 MTH 120       CLM 80-89 570-580 23-24 3 years of college
preparatory math with Trigonometry
MTH 151 9 MTH 121       CLM 90-99 590-610 25-26 3.5 years of college
preparatory math
MTH 161 10 MTH 151       CLM 100-120 620 or above 27 or above 4 years of college
preparatory math
with Trigonometry
MTH 162 11 MTH 161             Entry into courses above MTH 161 based on AP Calculus Exam Score
MTH 260 12 MTH 161            
MTH 261 12 MTH 162            
MTH 263 13 MTH 261            
MTH 264 13 MTH 261            

*High school GPA and high school transcript must be within the last three years.

KEY-ACCUPLACER

ACCUPLACER: AR-Arithmetic; EA-Elementary Algebra; CLM-College Level Math