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Mathematics Placement Page

Mathematics Placement Page

Initial placement in the mathematics sequence of courses is determined by the results of the Oakton Mathematics Assessment Test (COMPASS). Other placement methods include transcripts of successfully completed (C or better) college level mathematics courses (transcripts or AP exam scores required). Placement of recent graduates (within two years) from Glenbrook, Maine, Northridge Prep, Evanston, or Niles Township High Schools require high school transcripts and ACT scores reviewed by the Mathematics Department Placement Coordinator.

To meet the prerequisite of an Oakton course in Mathematics, students must:

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