ENGLISH AND MATH COURSE PLACEMENT GUIDE

ENGLISH

 

ACT Score

COMPASS Score

Rio Course Placement

 

<15 (Reading)

 

 

 

 

<72 (Reading Comprehension)

 

ALP ENG10503/ALP ENG11103 co-req

*these two courses are taken as co-requisite courses- students take both at the same time

 

(college readiness)

 

 

16-20 (Reading)

 

 

 

73-87 (Reading Comprehension)

 

ENG111A4

*Composition I with supplement

 

(college readiness; however after successful completion may proceed to ENG11203/Comp II )

 

(college readiness)

 

 

 

> 21 (Reading)

 

>18 (English)

 

 

 

>88 (Reading Comprehension)

 

ENG111

*Composition I

 

(college level)

 

*note: students testing into college readiness level English courses may be administered a writing assessment to confirm placement

 

 

MATH

ACT Score

Rio Course Placement

 

27-36 (math)

 

MTH15105

 

(college level)

 

 

22-26 (math)

 

MTH14505

MTH21404

 

(college level)

 

*Students scoring BELOW 22 or Those without an ACT score must take COMPASS

COMPASS Score

 

Rio Course Placement

 

 

52-100 (math)

 

MTH14505

MTH21404

 

(college level)

 

 

 

26-51 (math)

 

MTH11403

or MTH18803

 

(college readiness)

 

 

 

19-25 (math)

 

MTH 11203

or MTH18803

 

(college readiness)

 

 

 

0-18 (math)

 

MTH104

or MTH18803

 

(college readiness)