AP Calculus/AP Statistics / CLEP Credit / SAT/ACT Placement Guide
AP Calculus Credit
AP Statistics Credit
CLEP Credit
Subject Exam | Passing Score | Credit |
College Algebra | 50 | MTH 111 |
Trigonometry | 50 | MTH 112 |
College Algebra - Trigonometry | 50 | MTH 111, MTH 112 |
Calculus | 50 | MTH 251 |
SAT/ACT Placement Guide
The Mathematics Department at WOU uses SAT/ACT-Math scores to make an initial placement recommendation for new students. Please take a look at the table below to determine where your SAT or ACT score will place you.
SAT Score |
ACT Score |
Course Number |
Course Title |
Any score | Any score | Math 105 | Introduction to Contemporary Mathematics (be sure to see an advisor before enrolling in Math 105) |
460 or below | 20 or below | Math 070 | Introductory Algebra (it is recommended that you take the COMPASS placement exam) |
470 – 540 | 21 – 24 | Math 095 | Intermediate Algebra (it is recommended that you take the COMPASS placement exam) |
550 or higher | 25 or higher | Math 111
Math 211 |
College Algebra (but not higher)*
Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I |
*The use of the SAT/ACT-Math score is intended as an initial placement guide and will be accurate for a majority of students. Those wishing to enter a mathematics course at a higher level must take the computerized COMPASS Mathematics Placement Exam to demonstrate readiness for a higher level class.
Mathematics Department (503) 838-8465 | or e-mail: pricesl@wou.edu