Placement in college courses at UACCM is contingent upon ACT, COMPASS, or ACCUPLACER 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 Critical Reading and Math combined (or comparable new SAT) OR

55 ACCUPLACER reading score OR

63 COMPASS Reading Skills OR

36 ASSET Reading

# English composition:

**ACAD 0303 Basic Composition**

0-18 ACT English OR

0-79 COMPASS Writing Skills OR

0-82 ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills

**ENG 1003 Basic Technical Communication**

19 ACT English OR

80 COMPASS Writing Skills OR

83 ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills

AND

19 ACT Reading OR

83 COMPASS Reading Skills OR

78 ACCUPLACER Reading

**ENG 1013 Composition I**

19 ACT English OR

80 COMPASS Writing Skills OR

83 ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills

AND

19 ACT Reading OR

83 COMPASS Reading Skills OR

78 ACCUPLACER Reading

# Reading:

**ACAD 0213 Reading**

0-18 ACT Reading OR

0-82 COMPASS Reading Skills OR

0-77 ACCUPLACER Reading

# College Success:

**ACAD 0421L College Success**

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

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

**MATH 1203 College Algebra**

20 ACT Math Section OR

41 COMPASS Algebra OR

81 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

**MATH 1113 Quantitative Literacy**

19 ACT Math Section OR

36 COMPASS Algebra OR

77 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

**MATH 0903 Intermediate Algebra**

17-19 ACT Math Section OR

27-40 COMPASS Algebra OR

48-80 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

**MATH 0803 Basic Algebra**

0-16 ACT Math Section OR

0-26 COMPASS Algebra OR

0-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra OR

0-47 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

# Mathematics (Technical):

**MATH 1253 Applied Technical Math**

0-33 ACT Math Section OR

0-26 COMPASS Algebra OR

0-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra OR

0-120 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

**MATH 1333 Applied Business Math**

0-33 ACT Math Section OR

0-26 COMPASS Algebra OR

0-99 COMPASS Pre-Algebra OR

0-120 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

**NSG 1213 Math for Nurses**

17 ACT Math Section OR

27-99 COMPASS Algebra OR

48-120 ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra