Calculus Exemption Exams

Calculus Placement and Exemption Exams

Orientation Calculus Placement Exam

Incoming freshmen and transfer students who already possess strong Calculus skills but do not have credit for Calculus can take a Calculus Placement Exam. If one scores between 20-24 on this exam one can obtain credit for one semester of Calculus, Math-M211 for 4 credit hours and confidently continue studying mathematics at a more advanced level.

The Calculus Placement Exam is administered during summer freshman orientation and during transfer orientation in summer and early fall. You may contact the Office of First Year Experiences or Bloomington Evaluation Services and Testing to find out more information about when and where to take the exam. The Calculus Placement Exam cannot be repeated.

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