The Accuplacer assessment is available at no cost to students and is the most common way Ivy Tech students demonstrate their readiness for college-level coursework. The Accuplacer is a placement instrument, created by CollegeBoard, and used by post secondary institutions in Indiana and surrounding states to place college students into coursework appropriate for the students' skill level. The Accuplacer replaced the COMPASS in Fall 2012.

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Course Placement: | Accuplacer Scores post-Feb 3, 2014: | Accuplacer Scores pre-Feb 3, 2014: | COMPASS scores: |

ENGL 111 English Composition | WritePlacer 4-8 and Reading Diagnostic 69-120 | 80+ Sentence Skills & 76+ Reading | 70+ Writing & 80+ Reading |

MATH 100 Intermediate Algebra | Elementary Algebra 70-91 or Strands 5,6,7 ≥ 9 & 8 ≥ 6 | n/a | n/a |

MATH 117 The Art of Geometry | Elementary Algebra 70-91 or Strands 5,6,7 ≥ 9 & 8 ≥ 6 | 40-52 Elementary Algebra | 35-51 Algebra |

MATH 118 Concepts in Mathematics MATH 122 Applied Technical Mathematics MATH 123 Quantitative Reasoning | Elementary Algebra 45-69 or Strands 5,6,7 ≥ 9 & 8 ≥ 6 | 40-52 Elementary Algebra | 35-51 Algebra |

MATH 121 Geometry-Trigonometry MATH 127 Mathematics for Elementary Education I MATH 128 Mathematics for Elementary Education II MATH 129 Mathematics for Elementary Education III MATH 141 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers | Elementary Algebra 70-91 or Strands 5,6,7 ≥ 9 & 8 ≥ 6 | 74-120 Elementary Algebra | 66+ Algebra or 0-45 College Algebra |

MATH 135 Finite Math MATH 136 College Algebra MATH 137 Trigonometry with Analytic Geometry | Elementary Algebra 92-120 or Strands 9, 10, & 11 ≥ 9 | 74-120 Elementary Algebra | 66+ Algebra or 0-45 College Algebra |

MATH 200 Statistics MATH 201 Brief Calculus I | College Level Math 61-120 | 86-120 College Level Math | 46+ college algebra or 0-45 trigonometry |

MATH 211 Calculus I MATH 213 Multidimensional Mathematics MATH 218 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I MATH 221 Calculus for Technology I | College Level Math 61-120 | 86-120 College Level Math | 46+ college algebra or 46+ trigonometry |

The following chart shows the Accuplacer and COMPASS scores needed for placement into the following REFRESHER/ZERO LEVEL courses. Click on the MATH classes below to check out which pathway matches your degree program.: | |||

Course Placement: | Accuplacer Scores post 2/3/14: | Accuplacer Scores pre 2/3/14: | COMPASS scores: |

ENGL 083 Reading Strategies for College | Diagnostic 25-68 | 55-75 Reading | 49-79 Reading |

ENGL 093 Introduction to College Writing | WritePlacer 2-3 | 60-79 Sentence Skills | 32-69 Writing |

ENGL 095 Integrated Reading & Writing | WritePlacer 2-3 and Reading Diagnostic 25-68 | 60-79 Sentence Skills 55+ Reading | 70+ Writing and 80+ Reading |

MATH 080 Math Principles with Algebra FOUN 070 Tech Foundations I FOUN 071 Tech Foundations II | Elementary Algebra 34-44 or Strands 1,2, & 3 ≥ 7 | 30-59 Arithmetic | 25-54 Pre-Algebra |

MATH 023 Essentials of Algebra I | Elementary Algebra 34-69 or Strands 1,2,3 ≥ 13 & 4 ≥ 5 | 60-120 Arithmetic | 24-34 Algebra, or 15-23 Algebra and 55+ Pre-Algebra |