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Assessments for 2017 Summer and Fall Placement will begin in March.
As a reminder, test placement results are REQUIRED for certain classes. Plan accordingly!
Please check back regularly for updated testing times and locations.
Assessment testing is required for placement in the MATH SEQUENCEabove Math 360
Students may enroll in Math 360 without testing
The Math Assessment has FOUR levels to choose from:
Level 1: Algebra Readiness (45 minute timed test)
Level 2: Elementary Algebra (45 minute timed test)
Level 3: Intermediate Algebra (45 minute timed test)
Level 4: PreCalculus (60 minute timed test)
No Calculators Allowed
Please note: reassessment is allowed ONCE after 2 weeks. For further assessment, you must wait 6 months, WITHOUT taking a class on the Math Sequence.
To determine which Math Assessment is right for you, review the sample questions and practice tests below. Choose the test that best reflects your current skill level. ON THE DAY OF YOUR TEST, INFORM PROCTOR OF YOUR SELECTED MATH TEST LEVEL.

*Please note that if you do not answer enough questions correctly on this exam, you may not be given a course placement and would be advised to take a lower math assessment test.
Please Note: For students planning to take Assessment Level 3 or Level 4, visit the MDTP website and review extended practice tests to verify readiness. 
*Please note that if you do not answer enough questions correctly on this exam, you may not be given a course placement and would be advised to take a lower math assessment test.