Placement Tests

If you are an incoming freshman or transfer student with fewer than 30 transfer credits, and you do not meet one of the exemptions, you are required to take: 

  • ACCUPLACER Next Generation Reading 
  • ACCUPLACER Next Generation Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics

Initial course placement will be the highest level course as determined by any of the following:

  • SAT/ACT scores
  • Transferred credits
  • Transferred coursework
  • ACCUPLACER scores

In some cases, the appropriate courses may be non-credit Basic Skills courses that do not apply to graduation requirements.

You are are responsible for adjusting your schedule if placement changes; consult your advisor.

ACCUPLACER Placement Test Exemptions

You may be exempt from taking ACCUPLACER testing. Learn more about the test exemptions.

ACCUPLACER Placement Test FAQs

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Chemistry Placement Test FAQs

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