Interpreting Your Test Scores

Placement test results will be available at the conclusion of the test in the form of a report. You will not be able to print out the report in the lab, but you'll receive an email with a link to the report, which you'll be able to access at any time.

During Orientation, new students will meet with an Academic Advisor who will have their results on hand.

Accessing Your Results via NEIUport

  1. Log in to NEIUport
  2. Click the Current Student tab
  3. In the Registration Tools channel, click “View Test Scores”

Obtaining Your Results In-person

  1. Visit Testing Services in C 524, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  2. Students must present a photo ID
  3. Test results MAY NOT be given over the phone or by email

Northeastern Math Placement Results

Test

Score

Course

Title

Accuplacer Elementary Algebra 20-40 Math 090 Elementary Algebra
Accuplacer Elementary Algebra 41-59 Math 091 Intermediate Algebra I
Accuplacer Elementary Algebra 60-84 Math 092 Intermediate Algebra II
Accuplacer College Level Math 20-30 College Level I*  (See table below) An Advisor at Orientation will assist you with registering for courses appropriate for your major.**
Accuplacer College Level Math 31-60 College Level II* (See table below) An Advisor at Orientation will assist you with registering for courses appropriate for your major.**
Accuplacer College Level Math 61-120 Math 187 and 188 Calculus I 

** If you are a continuing student or transfer student not attending Orientation, please see an advisor to help you choose a course appropriate for your major.

College Level I Courses

  • MATH 112, Statistics in Daily Life
  • MATH 113, Quantitative Reasoning  
  • MATH 149, Math for Elementary Teachers I  
  • MATH 163, Mathematical Modeling with Elementary Functions: Business
  • MATH 173, College Algebra   
  • MATH 175, Trigonometry

College Level II Courses

  • MATH 165, Finite Mathematics  
  • MATH 167, Business Calculus  
  • MATH 185, Pre-calculus      

Northeastern English Writing Placement Results

Sentence Skills

Accuplacer Writeplacer

Course

Notes

Any 0-2 ELP 095 ESL 108 may also be required based on a program interview An advisor will assist you with registering for courses at Orientation.***
Any 3 ELP 096 An advisor will assist you with registering for courses at Orientation.***
20-94 4 ELP 097 An advisor will assist you with registering for courses at Orientation.***
95-120 4 ENGL 101 Writing I
Any 5-8 ENGL 101 Writing I

***If you are a continuing or transfer student, please visit the English Language Program (LWH 2046) to obtain authorization to register for this course.

Northeastern English Reading Placement Results

Test

Score

Course

Notes

Accuplacer Reading Comprehension 20-50 READ 096 An advisor will assist you with registering for
courses during Orientation.****
Accuplacer Reading Comprehension 51-79 READ 097 An advisor will assist you with registering for
courses during Orientation.****
Accuplacer Reading Comprehension 80-120 No Course You do not need to take a Reading course.

****If you are a continuing or transfer student, please visit the English Language Program (LWH 2046) to obtain authorization to register for this course

Students can place into a math course based on their ACT or SAT math score.

Please locate your ACT or SAT math score to find your beginning math course(s).

DEVELOPMENTAL LEVEL COURSES

  • MATH ACT Score 16 or less  / MATH SAT Score of 450 or less places in MATH Dev 090, Elementary Algebra
  • MATH ACT Score 17-18  / MATH SAT Score 460-490 places in MATH Dev 091, Intermediate Algebra I
  • MATH ACT Score 19-21 / MATH SAT Score 500-520 places in MATH Dev 092, Intermediate Algebra II

COLLEGE LEVEL I

MATH ACT Score 22-24 / MATH SAT Score 530-570, choose from:

  • MATH 112, Statistics in Daily Life
  • MATH 113, Quantitative Reasoning
  • MATH 149, Math for Elementary Teachers I
  • MATH 163, MATH Modeling w/ Elementary Functions: Business
  • MATH 173, College Algebra
  • MATH 175, Trigonometry

COLLEGE LEVEL II

MATH ACT Score: 25-27 / MATH SAT Score 580-630, choose from:

  • MATH 165, Finite Mathematics
  • MATH 167, Business Calculus
  • MATH 185, Pre-calculus

CALCULUS

  • MATH ACT Score 28 or higher  / MATH SAT Score 640 or higher places in MATH 187, Calculus I