Math Criteria Chart

The following charts outline the requirements for first-year courses in Mathematics at their respected campus.

Students may write the SAT® Subject Test in Mathematics Level I (SATMI) as often as they wish. It is recommended that students write the SATMI in order to receive their score prior to registration. Dates for the SATMI can be found at www.collegeboard.org.

St. John's Campus

CourseRequired Prerequisite
Provincial StudentsNational and International Students
MATH 1050
or
MATH 1051
Finite Mathematics

(These courses do not lead to calculus.)
Math 3200 with a grade of 50% or greater
or
Math 3201 with a grade of 50% or greater
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 50 or 550 on the SATMI
MATH 109A/B
Algebra and Trigonometry
Math 3201 with a grade between 65% and 74%, inclusiveGrade 12/Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score between 50% and 55%, and permission from the department
MATH 1090
Algebra and Trigonometry
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 50% or greater
  • Math 3201 with a grade of 75% or greater
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 55 or 600 on the SATMI
MATH 1000
Calculus I
or
STAT 1510
Statistical Thinking and Concepts
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 75% or greater
  • Math 3200 with a grade between 50 – 74% and MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • A score of 700 on the SATMI
  • Grade 12 Advanced Math with an MPT score of 75% or greater 
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
MATH 1001
Calculus II
Credit for Math 1000 or a grade of 50% or greater on the CPT

The MPT and CPT may be written only once. The CPT is offered the first day of classes in Fall and Winter. Students without MATH 3208 must have permission from the Department to take the CPT. The MPT is written the day before classes in Fall, and the first day of classes in Winter and Spring.

Grenfell Campus

CourseRequired Prerequisite
Provincial StudentsNational and International Students
MATH 1052
or
MATH 1053
Finite Mathematics

(These courses do not lead to calculus.)
Math 3200 or 3201 and do not want or require calculusGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent and do not want or require calculus
MATH 1090
Algebra and Trigonometry
Math 3200 or 3201Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent
MATH 1000
Calculus I
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 75% or greater
  • Math 3200 with a grade between 50 – 74% and MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • Students who do not get a sufficient score on the MPT will be required to complete Math 1090 before taking Math 1000
  • Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Advanced Math with an MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • Students who do not get a sufficient score on the MPT will be required to complete Math 1090 before taking Math 1000
MATH 1001
Calculus II
Credit for Math 1000 or a grade of 50% or greater on the CPT

 

 

The Mathematics Placement Test (MPT) and the Calculus Placement Test (CPT) may be written only once. The CPT will be offered on the first Saturday in June at 30 sites in Newfoundland and Labrador. At Grenfell Campus the MPT and CPT will also be administered on the day before classes begin for Fall semester and on the first day of classes in Winter semester.

Contact

Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000