May 27, 2022  
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54 
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54

Math Skills 1

Successful completion of:

Any Math class 0750 or higher (except MATH 0850 )

Or Students can demonstrate completion of Math Skills 1 through placement scores in this range:

  • Classic Accuplacer: Arithmetic score 57 or higher, Elementary Algebra score 26 or higher
  • Accuplacer Next-Generation: Arithmetic score 244 or higher (effective Jan. 28, 2019)
  • ACT: Math score 15 or higher
  • SAT: Quantitative/Math score 320 or higher (old score)
    SAT: Quantitative/Math score 360 or higher (new score)
  • PARCC:​ ‡ Mathematics - Algebra II or Mathematics II Level 4 or 5 

Please meet with an advisor if you are using these scores to meet this skill level.

Students with this skill level are able to compute arithmetic operations up to rational numbers, recognize and apply formulas to basic geometric figures, and solve basic linear equations.