Calculus Placement Evaluation

In order to take these tests, you do NOT need to sign up ahead of time.  Please arrive a few minutes early, if possible, with a #2 pencil, an eraser, and a photo ID.  Calculators are NOT allowed. 

MATH 425: Calculus I

Course description: calculus of one variable covering limits, derivatives of algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions; applications include curve sketching, max-min problems, related rates, and volume and area problems.

  • Generally required for students in the College of Engineering Physical Sciences. Please confirm with your advisor.
  • Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in  MATH 418, or qualifying through the 425 placement evaluation.
  • The next 425 placement test will be held on Tuesday, May 2 at 7:10 pm - 8:30 pm in Horton Hall, room 4.
  • Access a short sample test here.

MATH 424 B: Calculus for Life Sciences

Due to recent revisions in MATH 424B access (Calculus for Life Sciences) the placement test for MATH 424B is not required at this time.

Course description: rational, exponential and logarithmic functions; associated with derivatives and their applications; associated with antiderivatives and their applications. Applications focus on contexts relevant to majors in the College of Life Sciences and Agriculture.

  • Currently there are no placement prerequisites.
  •  Previously required for students in the College of Life Sciences and Agriculture.
  • To access a short sample test here.