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Accuplacer: Math Placement

Click here to see if you can demonstrate your abilities without taking a test.

Scores are valid for two years.  If you have questions about your math placement, please contact mathadvising@shoreline.edu.

MATH TEST LEVEL SCALED SCORE COURSE PLACEMENT
Arithmetic 0-29

ABE Math Foundations: (ABE Math strongly recommended.) An individualized, accelerated, 8-credit, class designed to solidify and build pre-algebra skills. For more information, call  (206) 546 - 4602. (All ABE Math classes cost $25)

OR

MATH 060 Basic Math

  30-120 MATH 070 Introduction to Algebra OR BUS 102 Business Mathematics
(meet with an advisor to select which course meets your degree requirements).
Elementary Algebra 35-62 MATH 098 Intermediate Algebra I
  63-104

Choose from the following courses: 

  • MATH 099, MATH &107, MATH &146*, MATH &171*
  • ECON &201, PHIL &120

Decision Zone:  If preparing for MATH 111 or 141, take MATH 099, or you can enter directly into MATH& 107 or courses with the same prerequisites.  Check your Degree Planning Guide or contact your program advisor to determine what math class you need.

College-Level Math 0-24 MATH 098 Intermediate Algebra I
  25-39

Choose from the following courses: 

    • MATH 099, MATH &107, MATH &146*, MATH &171*
  • ECON &201, PHIL &120

Decision Zone:  If preparing for MATH 111 or 141, take MATH 099, or you can enter directly into MATH& 107 or courses with the same prerequisites.  Check your Degree Planning Guide or contact your program advisor to determine what math class you need.

  40-83

Choose from the following courses

  • MATH 111, MATH &141
  • CHEM &121, CHEM &171, PHYS 110
  84-102 MATH &142, MATH &148
  103+ MATH& 151

* These courses also have English prerequisites 

Notes:

  • You can always choose a level lower than your placement.
  • Math 007: Self-Paced Mathematics Review; a two-credit face-to-face individualized class held in a computer lab if you earned close to but below the class in which you want to enroll.