Placement Test, ALEKS PPL Assessment

Clicking "I don't know" to answer a question on the ALEKS PPL Placement Assessment
It is likely that you will be asked questions on material you have not yet learned. On such questions it is appropriate to answer, "I don't know....
Fri, 11 Jan, 2019 at 1:15 PM
Where can I find my math placement score/ALEKS percentage? How do I know if my placement score is processed into the UA system?
UA ALEKS placement test results are converted to a percentage and uploaded into the UA system at at 8am, 12, 2, 4, 6, 8pm daily. Your percentage on the tes...
Wed, 17 Apr, 2019 at 1:10 PM
Do I have to take the highest course I place into?
If you place high, you can always take a lower course. Often, this is a good idea. Many students opt to take a review course to build a more solid foundatio...
Tue, 6 Mar, 2018 at 12:32 PM
How is my score on the Math Placement Test calculated?
There are several topics on the ALEKS Online Tests. In a relatively short period of time (60-90 minutes), ALEKS assesses the percentage of the student'...
Tue, 6 Mar, 2018 at 5:09 PM
What if I do not obtain the required minimum ALEKS PPL score for courses?
It may be best to take the course you place into. However, you can choose to review and retest to try to obtain a higher score. Once you have taken the ALE...
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018 at 4:25 PM
What if I retest and do worse on the Placement Test?
If a previous UA ALEKS PPL test score resulted in a higher UA math placement, the system will keep the higher score, unless the score has expired. Test sco...
Wed, 7 Mar, 2018 at 4:34 PM
Do I have to take the Math Placement Exam?
If you are an incoming student, please refer to the Math Placement section of NextSteps. If you are a current student who still needs to take math and/o...
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018 at 4:52 PM
Why is my placement score rejected?
When looking at your Transfer Credit Report you will see your math placement test scores under "Test Credits".  This place is easy for students to...
Tue, 29 Oct, 2019 at 10:42 AM
Are there any accommodations available to me if I am registered with the Disability Resource Center (DRC)?
The Math Placement Assessment is a 60-90 minute test.  Extra time up to 3 hours is allowed for all students. Students who require screen reading technol...
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018 at 4:54 PM
What Calculator can I use on the test?
It is your responsibility to make sure you are using an approved calculator on the test.  A TI-83 or 84 is recommended.  If you have a different calculator, ...
Fri, 20 Apr, 2018 at 4:11 PM