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Math 1300 Prerequisite Requirements

In order to satisfy the prerequisite requirements for Math 1300, students must satisfy ONE of the following criteria:

  • C- or higher grade in Math 1100 or Math 1160 (or transferable equivalent)
  • College Algebra Exemption AND Math Placement Test College Algebra score of 70% 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 1300.

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 1300:

  • If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite course (Math 1100 or 1160), then you must earn a C- or higher grade in order to remain in Math 1300 for the upcoming semester.
  • If you are currently enrolled in Math 1320, then you will receive back-credit for Math 1100 upon completion of the course with a C- or higher. The credit received for Math 1100 will satisfy the prerequisite for Math 1300.
     
  • 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, or the Proctored ALEKS Exam, you can find more information using the links on the right.