# Mathematics Course Prerequisites for Baccalaureate Level Courses

Math 112 | Math 116 | Math 117 | Math 118 | Math 119 | Math 141 | Math 142 | Math 143 | Math 161 | Math 221 | Math 227 | MAPE Information

## Math 112, Math 116, or Math 227

Prerequisite: Credit in Math 96 or Math 115 at Cal Poly, or appropriate Math Placement Level

## Math 117

Prerequisite: A grade of C- or better in Math 115 or Math 116

## Math 118

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- New SAT Test: A score of 570 or above on the mathematics section of the new SAT*
- Old SAT Test: A score of 550 or above on the mathematics section of the old SAT reasoning test
- SAT Subject Test: A score of 550 or above on the SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)*
- A score of 23 or above on the ACT Mathematics Test
- An appropriate score on the MAPE

*Please see the bottom of the page for info on changes to the SAT.

## Math 119

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- New SAT Test: A score of 570 or above on the mathematics section of the new SAT*
- Old SAT Test: A score of 550 or above on the mathematics section of the old SAT reasoning test
- SAT Subject Test: A score of 550 or above on the SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)*
- A score of 23 or above on the ACT Mathematics Test
- An appropriate score on the MAPE

*Please see the bottom of the page for info on changes to the SAT.

## Math 141

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- New SAT Test: A score of 620 or above on the mathematics section of the new SAT*
- Old SAT Test: A score of 600 or above on the mathematics section of the old SAT reasoning test
- SAT Subject Test: A score of 600 or above on the SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)*
- A score of 26 or above on the ACT Mathematics Test
- Credit in either Math 117, Math 118, or Math 119, or equivalent
- An appropriate score on the MAPE

*Please see the bottom of the page for info on changes to the SAT

## Math 142

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- A score of 3 or above on the Advanced Placement Calculus exam (AB or BC)
- A grade of C- or better in Math 141 at Cal Poly, or its equivalent

## Math 143

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- A score of 3 or above on the Advanced Placement Calculus exam (BC)
- A grade of C- or better in Math 142 at Cal Poly, or its equivalent

## Math 161 or Math 221

Prerequisite: Any of the following:

- New SAT Test: A score of 620 or above on the mathematics section of the new SAT*
- Old SAT Test: A score of 600 or above on the mathematics section of the old SAT reasoning test
- SAT Subject Test: A score of 600 or above on the SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)
- Credit in either Math 117, Math 118, or Math 119 or equivalent
- An appropriate score on the MAPE

*Please see the bottom of the page for info on changes to the SAT

## Mathematics Placement Examination (MAPE) Information

Please Note: Not all students need to take the MAPE. See the exemptions listed above to check your eligibility for the course in which you plan to enroll.

Math Placement and Requirements