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Math Placement Exam

Department of Math & Statistics

About Math Placement Exam


The ALEKS Placement, Prepration, and Learning (PPL) Assessment is designed to determine what students know and what students need to improve in preparation for taking math courses at Sacramento State.

By taking this exam, students will have a better sense of their strengths and weaknesses. Students will then have a chance to brush up on topics.

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Placement Results

A score of at least Makes you eligible for
76 Math 30
61 Math 26A, Math 29
51 Math 24, Stat 1
46 Math 17, Math 107A
STEM Majors - any score Math 12
non-STEM Majors - any score Math 10

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    Department of Math & Statistics
    Brighton Hall, , Room 141
    Mon. - Fri. , 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Contact Us

    Phone: (916) 278-6534