Chemistry 1A Diagnostic exam

Registration required. Seating is limited and you will be notified if the exam date you picked is full.

Chem 1A/1E: All students who want to register for chem 1A or 1E must pass the chemistry diagnostic exam before instruction begins. The exam will not be offered after the semester begins. NO EXCEPTIONS!

Chem 4: All students who want to register for chem 4 must take the Chemistry Diagnostic Exam before REGISTERING for the class. The system will not allow you to register for the class unless a failing score on the Chemistry Diagnostic Exam is present on your record.

  • The test can only be taken once per semester and your score is good for 2 semesters.
  • If you want to try and get a better score on the exam you must wait until the next semester to take it again.
  • If it has been longer than two semesters since you took the exam you must re-take it.
  • Scores will show in your My Sac State Student Center once you take the exam.

Chemistry Diagnostic Exam Registration Information:

There are no more chemistry diagnostic exams for the fall 2014 semester. We will begin offering them for the spring 2015 semester toward the end of October 2014. There will be flyers posted around Sequoia Hall. Please check back to sign up for next exam.

Next Chemistry Diagnostic:


Please  follow this link to find out more information about the exam.

Chemistry diagnostic exam guidelines and requirements.

Upcoming IAD Exam Dates:

Date: TBA

Time & Location: TBA

The math department will have dates for the IAD up on their web site.
You may also email Dr. Mack if you have further questions.