Policies & Procedures, Learning Support


COMPASS Entrance Assessment/Course Placement

The COMPASS scores determine placement into Learning Support courses as follows:

Entrance Assessment Course Placement Score
Writing ENGL 0099 - Basic Composition 62-70
Mathematics MATH 0097 - Introductory Algebra 20-30
  MATH 0099- Intermediate Algebra 31-39
Reading READ 0099 - Strategies for College Reading 62-77

Students who make a COMPASS score of 71 or above in English, 78 or above in reading, and 40 or above in mathematics will not be required to take Learning Support courses.

NOTE: The COMPASS Entrance Assessment is administered by the Admissions Office.

For more information regarding Learning Support policies see page 212 of the 2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog.