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Math 1160 Prerequisite Requirements

In order to satisfy the prerequisite requirements for Math 1160, students must satisfy ONE of the following criteria:

  • C- or higher grade in Math 1100 (or transferable equivalent)
  • B+ or higher grade in Math 0110 (at MU - NOT transfer credit)
  • Math Placement Test College Algebra score of 60% or higher
  • Valid dates for your Math Placement Test scores:
    • for Fall 2017 courses: Math Placement Test scores dated 9/15/16 or later
    • for Spring 2018 courses: Math Placement Test scores dated 2/15/17 or later

Note: Students who are exempt from College Algebra must still earn the minimum Math Placement Test score in order to take Math 1160.

Students who do not satisfy the prerequisite requirements will be dropped from their course.

For students who do not currently satisfy the prerequisite requirements for Math 1160:

  • If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite course (Math 1100 or 0110), then you must earn the minimum grade indicated above in order to remain in Math 1160 for the upcoming semester.
     
  • If you plan to take the prerequisite course at another college or university, you will need to submit appropriate documentation of your transfer course to the Office of Admissions. In addition, students should bring a copy of their transcript with them to campus in case verification by the Math department is required. (If you have completed the prerequisite course and need to request a permission number to enroll in this course, follow the instructions here.)
     
  • If you plan to take the Math Placement Test, you can find more information using the links on the right.