2018 - 2019 Undergraduate Bulletin

General Education

Mathematics Competency University Requirement (MATH)

Students may satisfy this requirement in one of three ways:

  1. Earning a "C" (2.0) in MA 101 or higher level math course (excluding middle digit 5 courses); or
  2. Earning a "C" (2.0) in quantitatively-oriented courses as approved by the Mathematics and Computer Science Department; or
  3. Successfully completing one of the following:

    a. CLEP Calculus or Precalculus score of 50 or greater;

    b. CLEP College Algebra or Mathematics score of 63 or greater;

    c. AP Calculus (AB or BC) score of 3 or greater;

    d. IB Mathematics Studies or Mathematics (SL or HL) score of 5 or greater;

    e. ACT mathematics score of 25 or greater;

    f. SAT Mathematics score of 600 or greater;

    g. SAT subject test in Mathematics (Level 1 or 2) score of 650 or greater;

    h. Proctored Math Placement Exam placement into MA 111, MA 115, MA 161, or MA 163; or

    i. Successful completion of the math portion of the Professional Readiness Exam taken by education majors.


Below is the approved list of courses that will meet the Mathematics Competency University Requirement:

Transfer courses designated as MA 1001 will also count toward the Mathematics Competency University Requirement.