Lansing Community College

Math Placement Level Table

"NG" is Next Generation Accuplacer, effective January 2019

The test ranges are "or" conditions (Arithmetic through SAT math)

CPT Arith-metic CPT Algebra NG Arith-metic NG Quantitative Reasoning Algebra and Statistics (QRAS) NG Adv Alg & Functions (AAF) ACT
Math
SAT Math 2016 MTHL RDGL WRTL Places Into These Math Courses Produces New Math Level Additional Considerations
20-57   200-300         NONE 4 or 5 2 MATH 106 Mathematical Literacy with Review

6 credits / 6 billable
4
for non-math classes
RDGL 4: ENGL 099 must be taken concurrently

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 114, 117, 118, 119, STAT 170; MATH 109
58-120 40-76   225-249   15-17 400-470 4 4 or 5 2 MATH 105 Mathematical Literacy

4 credits / 4 billable
4
for non-math classes
This class is for students on the path to MATH 120; otherwise, take MATH 097 concurrently with MATH 119 or STAT 170.

RDGL 4:
 ENGL 099 must be taken concurrently

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 109
  50-76   250-271 220-234 18-19 480-530   4 or 5 4 MATH 109
Foundations of  Algebra

4 credits / 6 billable
6 RDGL 4: ENGL 099 must be taken concurrently
 
2.0 or higher leads to MATH 120, MATH 201, CPSC 101
85-120 40-76 250-300 225-259       4 4   MATH 114
Technical Math I

4 credits / 4 billable
NA NG Arith 250-300 does not earn MTHL 4, but will allow access to MATH 114

2.0 in MATH 105/106 also qualifies for MATH 114 or a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 115
  77-120   260-300 220-244 20-21 520-540 5 5   MATH 115
Technical Math II

4 credits / 4 billable
NA Can qualify with a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

All other placement measures have no time limit.
  77-120   260-300 220-244 20-21 520-540 5 5 4 MATH 117
Math for Business


4 credits / 4 billable
NA 2.0 in MATH 105/106 also qualifies for MATH 117 or a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

All other placement measures have no time limit.
  77-120   260-300 220-244 20-21 520-540 5 5 4 MATH 118
The Art of Geometry

4 credits / 4 billable
NA 2.0 in MATH 105/106 also qualifies for MATH 118 or a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

All other placement measures have no time limit.
  50-76   225-259   15-19 400-510 NA 5 4 MATH 097
Support for MATH119 or STAT170

2 credits / 2 billable
NA Must be taken concurrently with MATH 119 or STAT 170
  77-120   260-300 220-244 20-21 520-540 5 5 4 MATH 119
Math - Applications for Living

4 credits / 4 billable
NA 2.0 in MATH 105/106 also qualifies for MATH 119 or a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

All other placement measures have no time limit.
  77-120   260-300 220-244 20-21 520-540 5 5 4 STAT 170
Introduction to Statistics

4 credits / 4 billable
NA 2.0 in MATH 105/106 also qualifies for STAT 170 or a high school GPA of 2.6 or higher (within 10 years)

All other placement measures have no time limit.
      272-300 235-244 20-21 540 NA 5 4 MATH 098
Support for MATH120

2 credits / 2 billable
NA Accuplacer score of CLM 45-54 will meet requirements.

Must be taken concurrently with MATH 120
        245-259 22-25 550-610 6 5 4 MATH 120
College Algebra

4 credits / 4 billable
NA Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.

May be taken concurrently with CPSC 101
        245-259 22-25 550-610 6 5 6 MATH 201
Math for Elementary Teachers I

4 credits / 4 billable
NA Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 202
        260-269 26-28 620-680 7 5 6 MATH 126  Precalculus

5 credits / 5 billable
9 Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 151
        260-269 26-28 620-680 7 5 4 MATH 122
Trigonometry

4 credits / 4 billable
9 Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 151
        260-269 26-28 620-680 7 5 6 MATH 141
Calculus with Applications


4 credits / 4 billable
NA Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.
        260-269 26-28 620-680 7 5 4 STAT 215
Intro to Probability and Stats

4 credits / 4 billable
NA Accuplacer score of CLM 80-99 will meet requirements.

Test scores and courses are 
not required to be within 2 years.
        270-300 29-36 690-800 9 5 6 MATH 151
Calculus I

4 credits / 4 billable  
  
NA Must have received a placement score or taken a prerequisite course within 2 years.

2.0 or higher leads to MATH 152
2.0 or higher leads to CPSC 131 or CPSC 230
May be taken concurrently with CPSC 131 or CPSC 230

 

 

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Science & Mathematics Department
A&S Building, Room 3203

Phone: 517-483-1073
Email: asd-sam-info@star.lcc.edu