Math Placement Chart

Math Placement Scoring Criteria
TestMath SubscoreMTH 102 & 104*MTH 110 & 112MTH 114, 120, 125 & 126
ACT less than 22: ALEKS placement assessment is required 22-27 22-27 28 or higher
SAT
(before March 2016)
less than 540: ALEKS placement assessment is required 540 or higher 540 or higher 640 or higher
SAT3
(March 2016 or later)
less than 570: ALEKS placement assessment is required 530 or higher 530 or higher 660 or higher
High School Equivalency
GED less than 165: ALEKS placement assessment is required 165 or higher 165 or higher ALEKS placement assessment is required.
HiSet

less than 15: ALEKS placement assessment is required

0-13 MTH 090

14-25 MTH 095, 096, 107

15 or higher 15 or higher ALEKS placement assessment is required.
*Geometry required: Students must sat1bisfy ECC’s Geometry (MTH 097) prerequisite prior to enrolling in MTH 110 or higher.

Interpreting your ALEKS Score


Geometry Prerequisite

The Geometry (MTH 097) prerequisite for MTH 110 or higher can be achieved by any of the following:

  1. C or better in 2 semesters of HS2 geometry.
  2. Score of 46 or higher on the ALEKS placement assessment.
  3. C or better in MTH 097 or equivalent from another regionally accredited college.
  4. Score of 56 or higher on the ALEKS geometry assessment.
  5. C or better in a HS2 transition to algebra course.
  6. C or better in a 4th year math course with unweighted HS2 cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale based on six semesters of secondary coursework, excluding summer.

ALEKS Placement (ALEKS PPL) Assessment Scores Chart

College-level Courses Scoring Criteria
ScoreCourse Placement
76 - 100 MTH 190
61 -75 MTH 114, 120,125, 126
46 - 60 MTH  110, 112
42 - 60 MTH  102, 104
30 - 45* MTH 110, 112
30 - 45** MTH 102, 104
30 - 45 MTH 107 and MTH 104 B01
*With a 3.0 unweighted cumulative high school GPA based on a minimum of six (6) semesters of secondary coursework, excluding summer, and two semesters of HS2 Algebra II with a C or better and two (2) semesters of HS2 geometry with a C or better.
**With a 3.0 unweighted cumulative high school GPA based on a minimum of six (6) semesters of secondary coursework, excluding summer, and two semesters of HS2 Algebra II with a C or better.
Developmental Courses Scoring Criteria
ScoreCourse Placement
30 - 45 MTH 098
26 - 29 MTH 099
14 - 25* MTH 099
14 - 25 MTH 095, 096, 107
0 - 13 MTH 090
*With an unweighted HS2 GPA of 3.0 based on six (6) semesters of coursework excluding summer.