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0 – 22 Elementary Alg -------

23 – 40 Elementary Alg Below 17

23 – 42 Intermediate Alg

23 – 30 College Algebra

17-20

31 – 47 College Algebra 21+
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Course Placement Guidelines

Cowley College offers courses to students with a variety of skill levels. The Cowley Course Placement Guidelines Table lists the mathematics, reading and English courses students will take based on their assessment scores.

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WRITING/ENGLISH

Cowley College Course Placement

COMPASS Score

ASSET Score

ACT Subject Score

ABE***

0-20

23-29

EBE2208 English Composition Supplemental Seminar

21-69

30-40

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ENG2211 Composition I

70-100

or 60+ Writing &

80+ Reading

41-53

20+

**READING**

Cowley College Course Placement

COMPASS Score

ASSET Score

ACT Subject Score

ABE***

0-25

23-28

EBE2208 English Composition Supplemental Seminar

26-70

29-40

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Reading Skills Well Developed

71-100

Note:

Concurrent HS Students need to score 81 or higher to qualify for academic general education courses

41-53

18+

MATH

Cowley College Course Placement COMPASS Score Accuplacer ASSET Score ACT Score High School CriteriaABE

0-16 Pre-Algebra

0 – 20 Elementary Alg

0 – 22 Numerical Skills0 – 22 Elementary Alg -------

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EBM4405 Elementary Algebra

17 – 65 Pre-Algebra

0 – 45 Algebra

21 – 50 Elementary Alg

23 – 40 Numerical Skills23 – 40 Elementary Alg Below 17

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MTH4410 Intermediate Algebra

or

MTH4421 College Algebra w/Review

46-65 Algebra

51 – 80 Elementary Alg

41 – 55 Elementary Alg23 – 42 Intermediate Alg

23 – 30 College Algebra

17-20

Successful completion of Algebra 2 with at least a C within the last 3 yrs and a Cumulative GPA 3.0 or higher or GED test score 165

MTH4420 College Algebra

66 – 100 Algebra

0 – 45 Coll. Algebra

Over 80 Elementary Alg

43 – 55 Intermediate Alg31 – 47 College Algebra 21+

Successful completion of Algebra 2 with at least a B within the last 3 yrs and a Cumulative GPA 3.0 or higher

MTH4425 Trigonometry

46-100 Coll. Algebra

0-45 Trigonometry

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Successful completion of Algebra 3 or Pre-Calculus with at least a B within the last 3 years and a Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

MTH4423 Elementary Statistics

46 – 100 Coll. Algebra

0 – 45 Trigonometry

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48-55 College Algebra 23+-------

MTH4432 Calculus for Business/Econ

MTH4433 Pre-Calculus

46 – 100 Coll. Algebra

0 – 45 Trigonometry

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48-55 College Algebra 23+-------

MTH4435 Calculus*

46-100 Trigonometry

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48-55 College Algebra 25+-------

Students must meet **one** of the above criteria for placement into the desired math class.

*To enroll in Calculus I, It is highly recommended the student have successfully completed college level Trigonometry within the last three years. Suggest checking transfer institution requirements.

Please note: Concurrent HS Students need 81 or higher Compass score in Reading to qualify for academic general education courses or an 18 ACT Reading score. Career & Technical Education students (CTE) and C.N.A. students need at least a 63 Compass Reading score. College Algebra is the lowest math level a concurrent student can enroll in. (College Algebra with Review is not available to HS students.)

Revised 08.16.2016

Call: 620.442.0430 / Future Students: 620.441.5303 or admissions@cowley.edu

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