Meeting Mathematics Requirements
The following guidelines are used in determining when students have met mathematics requirements. (Students without ACT or SAT scores or students who are unsure about mathematics placement must contact the START Center for placement testing.)
ACT Score | SAT Score | Course Placement | |
19 or less | or | 470 or less | Take MATH 095 or take placement test |
20–22 | or | 480–520 | Take MATH 105 or take placement test |
23–27 | or | 530–610 | MATH 105 is waived. Take MATH 120, MATH 141, or MATH 150 |
28 or above | or | 620 or above | MATH 141 is waived |
Students may fulfill the requirement through
- acceptance of transfer credit for a college algebra, elementary statistics, or equivalent quantitative reasoning course
- a score of 28 or above on the ACT mathematics test or a score of 620 or above on the SAT mathematics test
- a score of 46 or above on the CLEP college algebra test or a score of 45 or above on the CLEP algebra and trigonometry test (Note: The CLEP program is currently under review by Westminster College faculty.)
- a score of 3, 4, or 5 on the AP calculus test or the AP statistics test
- completion of MATH 120, MATH 141, or MATH 150 at Westminster College with a gradeof C- or above.