Students are required to complete a minimum of one mathematics course for completion of their undergraduate degree. Students are automatically placed into a math class using the chart below based upon the results of their score on the math portion of the SAT/ACT:
|<510||<20||MATH0900-Intro to College Mathematics|
|510-580||20-24||MATH1010-College Mathematics or
MATH2010-Fundamentals of Math
MATH2040-Finite Math/Applied Calc
|650-800||28-36||MATH2070-Calc w/ Analytic Geom|
Students may elect to complete an optional online placement exam if they wish to be re-evaluated for the level of mathematics course received on their course schedule. Students who are placed in the Math 0900 course are strongly encouraged to complete the online math placement test. For your convenience, the exam may be taken at any time from your home or on any computer that has Internet access. The exam is approximately 30 minutes.
The link to the placement exam may be found at the bottom of this page. Before taking the placement exam be sure to carefully read the following instructions.
|Mathematics, Elementary Education - |
Mathematics, Actuarial Science,Engineering, Biology, Pre-Medicine
|Calculus placement test|
|All other majors||Algebra placement test|
Instructions for Logging into the Testing Site and Taking the Test
Register for the site by clicking on the link "Register" and enter your name and Student ID Number. At this time, you will be able to choose your own username and password. When you are ready, click on this link to navigate to the online math placement exam website: http://place9.placementtester.com:8080/rmu/login/login.do.
NOTE: Once you access the site, use only the navigational buttons within the site. Do not use your web browser's "back" button. Doing so will cause the site to lock and your results will not be saved.