Oglethorpe uses the ACCUPLACER College Level Math Test to place new students into courses that have a math pre-requisite.The test is only offered in a proctored environment, either by appointment on campus (free) or anytime by online proctoring via ProctorU ($14.95 fee).
The test is available to all but is mandatory for students whose intended major is any of the following:
(but considering one of these fields)
New students are expected to take the math placement test prior to advising at OU Passport. If you have questions about academic accommodations for the math placement test, please email Disability Services as soon as possible and no later than two weeks prior to your desired proctoring date.
Free preparation options for ACCUPLACER are available online from the College Board. For free preparation options from College Board, click here. For $2.99 each, there are also a smart-phone app and a web-based app available to help you study.
Please take time to study for the math placement test! Results are binding for your science and math course placement at OU. You may only retest once. If you have more questions, please see the placement test FAQs.
The online proctoring link will be available no earlier than May 1. The admission office will offer proctored sessions during the month of May, as well as first thing in the morning during each OU Passport date.