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    Mathematics Placement


    ACT-SAT Score Cutoffs

     

    ACTSAT Mathematics Course Options
    14 and lower 200-340 Take the Arithmetic Skills Test (see scores below)
    15-18 350-450 Take Math 041 (4 units)
    19-23 460-550 Take Math 141 (4 units)
    24-26 560-640 Waived from Math 141
    27+ 650+ Waived from Math 141 and Math 152

    Arithmetic Skills Test
    0-21: take Math 040 folowed by Math 041
    22-30: Take Math 041

    UW Math Placement Test
    (Used by international and non-traditional students)

    Results from this test exist in two forms depending on when you took the test. Read placement data from the first table if you have MBSC, ALG and TRG scores. Read from the second table if you have E-Alg, I-Alg,and /or C-Alg and Trig scores.

    New Format
    MBSCALGTRG Mathematics Course Options
    150-465 150-395 150-850 040 or 041*
    396-850 150-850 140 or 141
    466-850 150-525 150-585
    586-850 Waived from the University Math Proficiency Requirement
    526-850 150-850
    556-850 506-850 Also waived from Math 152

    *Note: Students who fall into this category must take the Arithemetic Skills Test for REQUIRED placement into Math 040 or Math 041

    Old Format
    E-AlgI-AlgC-AlgTrig Mathematics Course Options
    150-534 150-434
    040 or 041*
    435-850 140 or 141
    535-684 150-850 140 or 141
    685-850 150-529 140 or 141
    530-850 Waived from the University Math Proficiency Requirement

    150-399 150-369 150-850 040 or 041*
    370-850 150-850 140 or 141
    400-489 150-850 150-850 140 or 141
    490-850 150-389 150-850 140 or 141
    390-850 150-449 140 or 141
    450-850 Waived from the University Math Proficiency Requirement

    *Note: Students who fall into this category must take the Arithemetic Skills Test for REQUIRED placement into Math 040 or Math 041

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