Test Scores and Course Prerequisites

Your math course choice will depend on your math background and educational plan. You are strongly encouraged to meet with a mathematics faculty member or a counselor before enrolling. Do not choose your math course based on your score alone.

ALEKS Score - COD Math Course

You will not be permitted to enroll in any courses above your score range, but may enroll in courses below your score range.

***These courses have a geometry prerequisite.

If your placement test score is: Then you may enroll in the following course(s):
5 or below Contact Adult Education (SRC 1110) at (630) 942-3697 for assistance.
6-100 Math 0461
14-100 Math 0481, Math 1100
20-100 Math 0465
30-100 Math 0470, Math 0482***,
Math 1102(Allied Health Majors), Math 1115, Math 1108***
46-100 Math 1120, Math 1218, Math 1220, Math 1428***, Math 1321***
55-100 Math 1533, Math 1635, Math 2115, Math 1431***
61-100 Math 1432, Math 2134
76-100 Math 2231

 View the charts for courses needed to enroll in a math course and courses requiring a geometry prerequisite. 

(1) Prerequisite course must have a grade of C or better.

*** These courses have a geometry prerequisite. See below for details.

If you have taken the following COD course1 Then you may enroll in the following course(s)
Math 0459 Math 0461
Math 0461 Math 0465, Math 0481, Math 1100
Math 0465 Math 1102 (Allied Health Majors), Math 1218, Math 1220
Math 0481 Math 0465, Math 0470, Math 0482***, Math 1102, Math 1108***, Math 1115
Math 0482 Math 1120, Math 1218, Math 1220, Math 1321*** Math 1428***, Math 1431***
Math 1321 Math 1322***
Math 1428 or Math 1431 Math 1533, Math 1635, Math 2115
Math 1431 Math 1432, Math 2134
Math 1431 and Math 1432 Math 2231

 The following courses have a geometry prerequisite. You can satisfy the geometry prerequisite using any of the following.

Math 0482, Math 1108, Math 1428, Math 1431

(1) Prerequisite course must have a grade of C or better.

++ These scores expire one year from the date they were taken.

COD Course1 or ALEKS PPL score or COMPASS Geometry Score or ALEKS Geometry Score or ACT MathSub Score
Math 0470 OR  46++  OR  30  OR  30  OR  23

Math 1321, Math 1322

(1) Prerequisite course must have a grade of C or better.

COD Course1 or ALEKS PPL score or COMPASS Geometry Score or ALEKS Geometry Score or ACT MathSub Score
Math 0470 OR  -  OR  45  OR  50  OR  24

Contact Information

Academic Testing Center, Glen Ellyn - Main Campus
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2A06, academictesting@cod.edu

Specialized Testing Center, Glen Ellyn - Main Campus
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2A08, testing@cod.edu