Placement Exams

The ALEKS Precalculus and Calculus Placement exam is offered through Placement, Preparation and Learning Modules.  The proctored exam is given every first Friday during the academic year (September-June).

Upcoming exam dates and locations:

  • Thursday, June 13th          2pm-4pm

  • Tuesday, July 2nd          2pm-4pm

  • Thursday, July 11th           2pm-4pm
  • Friday, August 2nd             2pm-4pm

  • Friday, August 23rd           2pm-4pm

All exams will take place in SCI III – 239


To register for your placement exam, please go to and use the class code PUKGM-ALEVJ.

Registration fee is $20 and payable by credit card upon registration.

Before you report for the Exam you are required to register and take on your own time the online assessment. If you do not place in the course of your choice you are encouraged to explore the modules to improve your score. The cost includes the five placement exam attempts over 12-months, access to personalized Prep and Learning modules for 6-months. Keep in mind that you will be able to take only one online assessment before the proctored exam. Only your score from the proctored exam will be used in your placement.

Cut Score (%)

Range (%)

Course Placement

≥ 60%


MATH 1209 - Statistics in the Modern World

MATH 1050 - Precalculus I

≥ 65%


MATH 1040 - Precalculus I and II Combined

≥ 70%


MATH 1060 - Precalculus II

MATH 2010 - Calculus for Biological and Chemical Sciences

≥ 80%


MATH 2510- Calculus I

MATH 2310- Calculus I for Engineers


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