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K-State Polytechnic
Professional Education and Outreach
2310 Centennial Road
Outreach Center
Salina, KS 67401

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profed@k-state.edu

Admission

  • Students are admitted to courses based on the admission requirements, procedures, or prerequisites that apply to the same courses taught at Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus. 
  • All students must have a 2.0 cumulative high school GPA and meet the ACT or placement exam scores. 

Placement Requirements

  • Students who feel their ACT math scores are not reflective of their ability or who have not completed ACT testing may take K-State's alternative math placement exam to attempt to meet admission requirements.
  • The KSU Math Placement Exam (MPE) can be taken online at www.math.ksu.edu/placement once the student has set up a KSIS account.
Course
ACT Score
Placement
Score
Requisite
MATH 100: College Algebra
23+
21+ Algebra KSU MPE
 
MATH 150: Plane Trigonometry
25+
40+ Algebra KSU MPE 
or C or better in MATH 100
MATH 205: General Calculus & Linear Algebra
26+
40+ Algebra KSU MPE or C or better in MATH 100 
MATH 220: Analytic Geometry & Calculus 1
28+21+ Calculus KSU MPE
or B or better in MATH 100 and C or better in MATH 150