## Math Placement Level Exam (MPLEX)

*The Mathemaical Sciences Department wil be offering three dates this fall or all students to take the Math Placement Level Exam without scheduling and without a fee:*

- August 19 (Wednesday) from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in Reid Hall, Room 302
- August 20 (Thursday) from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in Reid Hall, Room 302
- August 24 (Monday) from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in Reid Hall, Room 302

*What is the Math Placement Level Exam (MPLEX)?*

*What is the Math Placement Level Exam (MPLEX)?*

MPLEX is a math placement exam. Results from this exam can satisfy mathematical prerequisite requirements for math, statistics and related courses.

*Do I need to schedule an appointment?*

*Do I need to schedule an appointment?*

- YES. MSU Testing Services provides testing services for current students on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00am - 3:00am, by appointmet only.

- MSU Testing Services: (406) 994-6984

Fee: $15.00 (cash or check required for payment at check-in).

- New, incoming students have the opportunity to take the MPLEX during new student (and transfer) orientations.

**How can I prepare?**

**How can I prepare?**

Sample MPLEX Problems (PDF format)

- For additional practice, the A.P.C.A.W. (Algebra PreCalculus - A Workbook) is available for purchase in the MSU Bookstore.
- A list of useful internet resources can be found on our Resources for Undergraduate Students page.

*Do I need to bring anything?*

- Bring a picture ID and something to write with.
- You may bring a calculator, but it is not required.
- Paper will be provided.
- Time allowed for the test is 90 minutes.

*When will I know my placement level or exam results? *

*When will I know my placement level or exam results?*

- You will receive a pass/fail grade immediiately after completing the exam.
- The official score will be available to instructors by accessing Banner or Degreeworks the following Monday morning.

**Your MPLEX score is good for ONE year.**

For questions regarding prerequisites, please visit our Prerequisites and Policy page.

For questions regarding which exam to take or course prerequisites, please call the Academic Advising Center at (406) 994-3532.

Updated: 08/19/2015 |