Placement in college courses at UACCM is contingent upon ACT or COMPASS test scores, which are designed to gauge student skill levels in the areas of English, reading, and math. The score ranges listed below will determine student placement in the following courses. All courses require a grade “C” or higher to move to the next level.

# Minimum Admission Requirements:

## High School or GED Graduates Must have at least:

15 ACT Composite Score OR

691 SAT OR

62 COMPASS Reading Skills OR

35 ASSET Reading

# English composition:

**ACAD 0303 Basic Composition**

0-18 ACT English OR

0-79 COMPASS Writing Skills

**ENG 1003 Basic Technical Communication**

19 ACT English OR

80 COMPASS Writing Skills

AND

19 ACT Reading OR

83 COMPASS Reading Skills

**ENG 1013 Composition I**

19 ACT English OR

80 COMPASS Writing Skills

AND

19 ACT Reading OR

83 COMPASS Reading Skills

# Reading:

**ACAD 0213 Reading**

0-18 ACT Reading OR

0-82 COMPASS Reading Skills

# College Success:

**ACAD 0421L College Success**

Required if scores indicate placement is two discipline areas of remediation.

# Mathematics (A.A., CIS, & A.S.):

**MATH 1203 College Algebra**

20 ACT Math Section OR

41 COMPASS Algebra

**MATH 0903 Intermediate Algebra**

17-19 ACT Math Section OR

27-40 COMPASS Algebra

**MATH 0803 Basic Algebra**

16 ACT Math Section OR

21-26 COMPASS Algebra OR

34-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra,

**ACAD 0123 Foundations Of Math**

15 or below ACT Math Section OR

33 or below COMPASS Pre-Algebra

# Mathematics (Technical):

**MATH 1253 Applied Technical Math**

16 ACT Math Section OR

21-99 COMPASS Algebra OR

34-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra

**MATH 1333 Applied Business Math**

16 ACT Math Section OR

21-99 COMPASS Algebra OR

34-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra

**NSG 1213 Math for Nurses**

16 ACT Math Section OR

21-99 COMPASS Algebra OR

34-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra

**ACAD 0123 Foundations Of Math**

15 or below ACT Math Section OR

33 or below COMPASS Pre-Algebra