Academic Catalog

2021-2022 Edition

Mathematics and English Preparation and Requirements

Mathematics Requirement

LAPU offers Intermediate Algebra (MATH 099) C- (70 percent) or better must be earned in order to place into MATH 105, MATH 125, or STAT 280

MATH 099 does not count toward degree credit.

Math Placement

If your SAT math score is… If your ACT math score is… If your CLEP score is… Placement
600 or higher 26 or higher 50 or higher Math requirement is met.1
540-590 23-25 N/A MATH 099 is met, register for your Math course.
500-530 21-22 N/A Register for MATH 099
430-490 18-20 N/A Study Elementary Algebra2 before registering for MATH 099
420 or lower 17 or lower N/A Study both Pre-Algebra2 and Elementary Algebra2 before registering for MATH 099

Academic Research and Writing Requirement

LAPU offers ENGL 101 which prepares students for the ENGL 105 general education academic research and writing requirement.

English Placement

If your SAT verbal score is... If your ACT English score is... Placement
540 or higher 23 or higher ENGL 101 is waived, register for ENGL 105
530 or lower 22 or lower Register for ENGL 101