University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Math Placement Exam - Scores vs Placement
Your score on the Math Placement Exam determines what courses are required to satisfy the Quantitative Reasoning Competency of the General Education Requirement.
|Scores||Level||Course(s) Needed to Satisfy General Education Requirement|
|First 50||Last 10|
|0 - 15|| ||Basic Algebra Level|
Placement - Math 0001
|Math 0001 AND * One Course from approved list|
|16 - 27|| ||Quantitative Reasoning (College Algebra) Level|
Placement - Math 0002
|* One Course from approved list|
|28 - 35|| ||Advanced Level|
Placement - Math 0004 or Math 0121
|36 - 50||0 - 3||Advanced Level|
Placement - Math 0004
|36 - 50||4 - 10||Advanced Level|
Placement - Math 0221
*Selection of course may depend on your major. This selection should be made in consultation with your academic advisor.
The Math Placement Exam contains 60 multiple choice questions.
- The first part of the exam consists of 50 algebra questions.
- The second part of the exam consists of 10 trigonometry questions.
- Please bring a scientific calculator for the Math Exam. Programmable and/or graphing calculators are not allowed.
Last Reviewed: April 3, 2007