English & Math Placement

Click on the links below to view the placement guidelines for English & Math.

English Placement Guidelines

Math Placement Guidelines

Remedial Courses (ASC 87, 88, 92, & 93/L):

  • Required prerequisites for ENGL 110 & MATH 103/104/210
  • Grade of “C” or higher is required
  • Do not count as credit toward graduation
  • Do not impact college GPA
  • Qualify for Financial Aid

ACCUPLACER (English & Math Placement Test)

The ACCUPLACER Placement Test will be used to place students who have not taken the ACT or SAT into the appropriate Mathematics and English courses.  The test will also be used for students who have taken the ACT or SAT and wish to improve their placement scores to enroll in a higher level than their test scores permit.  Students should contact the MSU Academic Testing Center at 858-3830 or visit http://www.minotstateu.edu/cel to find more information regarding the ACCUPLACER test.