Information on math placement tests
A math placement test score of at least 18 points is now required for entry into: Bio 121, Bio 115, Chm 111, Chm 115, Chm 118, as well as any math course (with the exception of mth 101, 103, or 104).
The following are instructions you could share with advisees for entering the math placement site:
"Go to the website login site: placement.mathcs.wilkes.edu.
Log in using your Wilkes user id : () and password : () (the same id and password you use for your email or the mywilkes site)
The test is timed and time begins as soon as it is opened."
Please ask your advisee to let you know when they have completed the test. To learn your advisee's score, contact Steven Gapinski (firstname.lastname@example.org), Mary Beth Mullen (email@example.com) or Karen Riley (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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