Mathematics Placement—ALEKS and Other Routes

In order to enroll in any mathematics or statistics course at Northern Arizona University, you must have the appropriate mathematics placement. 

 

You can establish your mathematics placement by:

 

 

For questions regarding transfer course equivalence, please contact your advisor.

 

For more information about mathematics placement at Northern Arizona University, please visit mathplacement.nau.edu and Math and English Placement.

 

 

CURRENT AS OF SUMMER 2011

 

Eligible to Enroll in:

Test/Component/Score

MAT 136, 226

PLACE/MATH/70

ALEKS/MATHA/65+

ALEKS/MATHC/65+

MAT 131

PLACE/MATH/65

ALEKS/MATHA/60+

ALEKS/MATHC/60+

MAT 119, 125

PLACE/MATH/55

ALEKS/MATHA/50+

ALEKS/MATHC/50+

STA 270

PLACE/MATH/46

ALEKS/MATHA/40+

ALEKS/MATHC/40+ 

MAT 108

PLACE/MATH/43

ALEKS/MATHA/35+

ALEKS/MATHC/35+ 

MAT 114, 150

PLACE/MATH/43

ALEKS/MATHA/35+

ALEKS/MATHC/30+ 

MAT 102X

PLACE/MATH/30

ALEKS/MATHA/0+

ALEKS/MATHB/0+

ALEKS/MATHC/0+

MAT 101X

No longer offered

 

PLACE/MATH scores will only appear and be valid for students enrolled prior to Fall 2010.

 

ALEKS/MATHA and ALEKS/MATHB tests are no longer administered, but scores earned on those tests while they were in use are still acceptable as mathematics placement.  Students with ALEKS/MATHA and/or ALEKS/MATHB test scores are NOT required to take the new test, ALEKS/MATHC.

 

The ALEKS/MATHC test is the mathematics placement test that is currently being offered.

 

MAT 110 (College Algebra) is no longer offered at NAU, but can be transferred to NAU from other institutions.  Please visit the Math Placement Website, Mathplacement.nau.edu for more information about the courses for which MAT 110 can serve as the prerequisite.