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Placement Exam Score Guide

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Integrated Reading & Writing and ESOL

Combined Reading and Sentence Skills

ACT

ACT & Accuplacer

SAT

Old Score Version
(3/1/16 or earlier)

New Score Version
(3/2/16 or later)

COURSE PLACEMENT

74 or lower + CASAS score of 236 or higher

English 0-9

NA

 

Old Score: 400-430

New Score: 200-230

IRW 0896 Accuplacer Test-Prep Class
&
Meet with an Academic Coach

75-124

English 10-13

Reading 12-15

ACT English 10-13 & Accuplacer Reading 55-68

OR

ACT Reading 12-15 & Accuplacer Sentence Skills 47-68

 

Old Score: 440-470

New Score: 240-280


IRW 0970

OR

ESOL 0971

125-165

English 14-15

Reading 16-17

ACT English 14-15 and Accuplacer Reading 69-79

OR

ACT Reading 16-17 and Accuplacer Sentence Skills 69-84

 

Old Score: 480-520

New Score: 290-330

IRW 0980, ESOL 0981, ESOL 1001, ESOL 1010, ESOL 1020, ESOL 1030,

151-175

N/A

Uses only Accuplacer Scores

N/A

English 1101P

College Writing Plus
(4 cr/hrs)

166 or above*

 

 

 

 

 

English 16 or above

Reading 18 or above

ACT English 16 or above and Accuplacer Reading 80 or above

OR

ACT Reading 18 or above and Accuplacer Sentence Skills 85 or above

 

Old Score: 540 or above

New Score: 330 or above

College Level - No IRW required

 

 


English 1101*

*A 166 or above and Sentence Skills 85 or higher are required to place into English 1101

TOEFL Scores

TOEFL SCORE

COURSE PLACEMENT

50-55

ESOL 0350, ESOL 0450, ESOL 0551

56-60 and a Reading and Writing score of 17-23

IRW 0970 or ESOL 0971

56-60 and a Reading and Writing score of 24-30

IRW 0980 or ESOL 0981, ESOL 1001, ESOL 1010, ESOL 1020, ESOL 1030

61 or higher and a Reading and Writing score of 31 and higher

English 1101

Math Placement

ARITHMETIC ACCUPLACER

ACT MATH

SAT QUANTITATIVE/MATH

Old Score Version
(3/1/16 or earlier)

New Score Version
(3/2/16 or later)

COURSE PLACEMENT

0-56

NA

NA

MATH 0850 - Accuplacer
Test-Prep Class
&
Meet with an Academic Coach

57-120

15-16

Old Score: 320-340

New Score: 360-380

MATH 0970

ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA ACCUPLACER

ACT MATH

SAT QUANTITATIVE/MATH

COURSE PLACEMENT

0-25

NA

NA

Use Arithmetic Score Above

26-40

15-16

Old Score: 320-340

New Score: 360-380

MATH 0970

41-65

17-18

Old Score: 350-390

New Score: 390-430

MATH 0980, MATH 1110,

MATH 1211, 1212, 1213, 1214

66-103

19-21

Old Score: 400-430

New Score: 440-470

MATH 1310, MATH 1320

or MATH 1330

104-120

22-24

Old Score: 440-480

New Score: 480 - 510

MATH 1315 or MATH 1340

COLLEGE LEVEL MATH ACCUPLACER

ACT MATH

SAT QUANTITATIVE/MATH

COURSE PLACEMENT

0-36

NA

NA

Use Elementary Algebra Score Above

37-68

22-24

Old Score: 440-480

New Score: 480-510

MATH 1315, MATH 1320, MATH 1330 or MATH 1340

69-99

25-26

Old Score: 490-530

New Score: 520-560

MATH 1410, MATH 1415, MATH 1460 or MATH 1530

100-120

27-36

Old Score: 540-800

New Score: 570-800

MATH 1710

Spanish Course Placement

EXAM SCORES

COURSE PLACEMENT

Spanish Exam Score 0 – 50

Spanish 1101*

Spanish Exam Score 51 – 70

Spanish 1102

Spanish Exam Score 71 – 80

Spanish 2201

Spanish Exam Score 81 - 100

Spanish 2202

 

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