Freshman Students: Math placement testing will be available the morning before the start of your orientation program and requires registration ahead of time.Registration will take place while you are selecting an Advising and Orientation session. You will not be able to sign up on the day of testing. Check-in for the exam will begin at 8:45am in Kane Hall. There will be no test available on the morning of August 21st, September 20th or 21st.
You may select on of two test options. The General Math Placement Test (MPT-G) is directed toward students who have less than three or four years of high school math and who will be entering pre-calculus or general college-level math classes. The Advanced Math Placement Test (MPT-A) is directed toward students who have taken at least three or four years of high school math and who wish to enroll in Calculus.
Transfer Students: Placement Tests for math will not be available during your orientation. Check with the Testing Center for more information.
If you have questions about other placement testing options not listed here, please contact the testing center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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