Immediately after completing the ALEKS assessment, you will be
shown a pie chart that indicates your percentage score on the ALEKS
What math course am I eligible to take?
Please check the chart below to determine what math course you
are eligible to take:
|Course #||Course Name||Min. Score||Range |
Excursions in Math 1
Excursions in Math 2
Math for Elementary School Teachers I
Math for Elementary School Teachers II
Investigating Contemporary Issues Using Mathematics and
|MTH0150||Algebra (0 credits)||30%||30-44|
|MTH0110||Basic Math (0 credits)|| ||0-29|
Please see the MSMC Undergraduate
Catalog for descriptions of these courses.
To summarize, students must achieve a score of 75% or greater to
place into Calculus I, 61% or greater to place into Precalculus,
and 45% is the minimum score to place into any credit-bearing math
Do you wish to retake the ALEKS assessment to try to
improve your score?
You will have one attempt to retake the ALEKS assessment, and
you must wait a minimum of 48 hours between assessments. If you
plan to retake the assessment, you will have to spend a minimum of
three hours in the Prep and Learning Module through ALEKS. Login to
ALEKS to begin using the module.