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ALEKS Testing Will Resume October 4
The last day to take the ALEKS Math Placement Exam for the Fall 2021 Semester is August 27th, 2021. After August 28th, 2021 there will be no ALEKS testing allowed.

Testing will resume for the Spring 2021 semester after October 4th, 2021.

Do I need to take the math placement exam?

If you have earned any of the following scores/credits sufficient to place you into a math or stats course, within the past one year (three semesters: spring, summer, fall), you can use these as prerequisites and do not need to take the math placement exam:

  • A passing grade (C- or higher) in a college-level math course
  • A sufficient score on the ACT or SAT math exams
  • A sufficient score on an AP Calculus exam
  • Credit for the IBO Mathematics exam

What math do I need for my major?

All USU students need to meet the Quantitative Literacy (QL) requirement to graduate, regardless of major or program. Some majors require additional courses beyond the QL requirement.

To determine which math class(es) you should take, please consult the following:

What prerequisites do I need for my required math and statistics classes?

Math Classes Statistics Classes
MATH 0950 STAT 1040
MATH 0995 STAT 1045
MATH 1050 STAT 2000
MATH 1060 STAT 2300
MATH 1100  
MATH 1210  
MATH 1220  
MATH 2010  
MATH 2020