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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