What does my Math Placement Assessment Score mean?

What Your Score Means

ScoreCourse(s) You Are Eligible to Take
001 (0-45) MATH 131 or Stretch MATH 141
141 (46-60) MATH 141, or STAT 208 (or MATH 131)
151 (61-75) MATH 151, STAT 210, or BUSN (formerly SCMA/MGMT) 171 (or MATH 131, MATH 141, or STAT 208)
200 (76-100) MATH 200, MATH 211, CMSC 245, or CMSC 255, or BUSN (formerly SCMA/MGMT) 212  (or MATH 131, MATH 141, MATH 151 , MGMT 171,  STAT 208, or STAT 210)

Please Note:

  • The Mathematics Placement Test is a prerequisite for only the above introductory courses. All other mathematics, statistics and computer science courses require previous coursework.
  • The Mathematics Placement Test score indicates a student’s appropriate level of introductory course and does not earn a student credit for any course. It does not satisfy any requirement for graduation.
  • Math credits are awarded for the successful completion of VCU math courses, transfer credits, or satisfactory AP/IB test scores.