Math Accuplacer exams are only offered for:

1. Students wishing to place into MAT 290: Calculus I and do not meet multiple measure criteria.
2. MCC students that have already taken math courses at MCC and want to improve their placement.

New students should place into math courses using multiple measures or guided self-placement.

If you need to take the Accuplacer to improve your math placement or demonstrate MAT 290 eligibility follow the steps to register for an exam.

1. Prepare for the exam

2. Schedule the exam

  • Accuplacer exam appointments can be made one week in advance.
  • Appointments are for a 2-hour window. If you require additional time to complete the exam, you may need to schedule an additional appointment.

3. Sitting for the exam

  • Arrive on time to scheduled test site.
  • Bring a photo ID (driver’s license, passport, etc.).
  • No electronics permitted (including calculators), cell phones may be left with proctors.

4. Receiving your scores

  1. Scores are returned immediately.
  2. The ACCUPLACER may be taken again if needed. You are limited to 3 attempts per semester (excluding summer).


Last Modified: 6/21/24