ACCUPLACER Cut Off Scores at Middlesex Community College

English

Transitional Level:

Transitional Workshop/ Fast Track English (strongly recommended)

Placement Rule 1: SS < 56 and RC < 56

Placement Rule 2: SS < 56 OR

Placement Rule 3: RC < 56

Intensive Level:

English 096

Placement Rule 1: SS >57 and <57 RC <71

Placement Rule 2: <57 SS <71 and RC >57    OR

Placement Rule 3: <57 SS <71 and <57 RC <71

*NOTE: ALL Students are eligible for ENG 096. The low-end cut scores are just recommendations; students below those scores are strongly encouraged to take a Transitional Workshop before registering for ENG 096.

Embedded Level:
ENG099A/101ALP
ENG 063/101 ALP

ENG063 will be replaced by ENG099A beginning spring 2018.
 Placement Rule 1: SS >72 and <72 RC <82
Placement Rule 2: <72 SS <87 and RC >72   OR
Placement Rule 3: <72 SS <87 and <72   RC <82
Embedded Level:
 ENG 101 E
83 < SS <87 and RC >83
College Level:
ENG 101
 SS > 88 and RC > 83
English Challenge Essay Interpretation Codes
00 no change
01 English 101
02 English 101E
03 ALP

Math

Math 095IElem. Algebra <40 and Arithmetic <64 OR
Elem. Algebra 40 to 53  and Arithmetic <40
Math 095Elem. Algebra  40 to 48 and Arithmetic ≥40 OR
Elem. Algebra < 40  and Arithmetic ≥ 64
Math 137 EElem. Algebra 49 to 53 and Arithmetic ≥40 AND Placement into ENG 101 or ENG 101E
Math 137Elem. Algebra 54 to 84 AND Placement into ENG 101 or ENG 101E
Math 104Same as Math 137 and Placement into ENG 101or ENG 101E
Math 146, 168, and 173Elem. Algebra   ≥85 and CLM <60 AND placement into ENG 101or ENG 101E
Math 186Elem. Algebra   ≥85  and  CLM 60 to 79 AND placement into ENG 101or ENG 101E
Math 254Elem. Algebra   ≥85  and   CLM ≥ 80 AND placement into ENG 101or ENG 101E

English

Placement into:OLD SAT Score
(Prior to March 2016)
NEW SAT ScoreACT Score
ENG*063/101 ALP or ENG*101E450-49924.5-26.5
ENG*101500+27+Reading 20+ or English/Reading Combined 47+

Math

Placement into:OLD SAT Score
(Prior to March 2016)
NEW SAT ScoreACT Score
MAT*137E450-500490-520
MAT*137501-550540-57019-21
MAT*146
MAT*168
MAT*173
551+580+22+

Students with SAT (old) 551+ or (new) 580+ or ACT 22+ are encouraged to take the math portion of the Basic Skills Assessment as they may place into a higher level math course.

Scores must be less than 4 years old.

Spring 2018:
Students who place into ENG096, MAT095I, or 095 courses, who need to retake one or more Math and/or English course, or who are eligible for Fast Track Workshops may be eligible for the FREE Middletown Adult Education Career Center & Middlesex Community College Transitional Strategies Package.

Middletown Adult Ed Wallingford Adult Ed

College and Career Success

College and Career Success COL*101 is recommended for all students, but it is highly recommended for students who place at the transitional, intensive, and some embedded course levels. These courses include the Fast Tracks in English and Math, ENG*096, ENGALP, ENG*101E, MAT 095I, and MAT 095. (effective Spring 2018)

Freshman Seminar

The Freshman Seminar is recommended for students who place into two or more developmental courses.  These courses are: Eng 096, Math 095I, Math 095

English and Math Sequences

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Sequence of English Courses  Click for larger image