Math Placement at Southern Oregon University

Whether you are a recent high school graduate, transfer student, or current student, it is important to understand the layout of math placement here at Southern Oregon University. 

A "Math Placement" represents the numerical assessment of a student's math skills, in terms of the courses they are eligible to take. A math placement level is created by on of three ways: a placement assessment, SAT/ACT/Smart Balance (SBAC) scores, or the successful passing of a college (including preparatory) math course with a grade of a C- or better. Below you will find information on the different classifications of Math Placements at SOU. 

Trying to find information on the Math Placement Assessment? Check out our Math Placement Assessment page!

What is a Math Level or Math Transfer Level? 

For further information, please feel free to look at the below resources.


Incoming Math Placement Levels:

Below are references for more information on how levels are assigned.


Math Level from the Math Placement  or other Test Scores

Math Placement from Collegiate Coursework (Math Transfer Level)

Still have questions? Contact the STEM Divison at 541-552-6341!