Depending on your academic background and the major you plan to pursue, you may need to take a placement exam in mathematics and/or a foreign language. The exams are free of charge, and special preparation is not necessary.
Mathematics ExamIf you are considering one of the following majors, plan to take the mathematics placement exam:
If you need to take the mathematics placement exam prior to Orientation, contact the Office of Testing Programs.
Foreign Language ExamPlan to take the foreign language placement exam if you are considering the following areas of study:
Taking the placement test can be advantageous to anyone who studied a foreign language in high school. To receive more information or to take the exam prior to Orientation, contact the Department of Modern Languages and Classics.
College Credit Already EarnedIf you have completed or are completing any courses for college credit, please bring documentation, including course descriptions and grade slips (or a college transcript, if available), to assist your advisor at Orientation. Please also inform your advisor if you are participating in any testing programs for college credit, including AP (Advanced Placement), CLEP (College Level Examination Program), or IB (International Baccalaureate).
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