Accuplacer Testing (Math/QR/Reading)

Accuplacer (Next-Generation) is the placement test that U of L uses for reading and math placement. Beginning 2021, Accuplacer is also being used as a measure for an ACT/SAT test optional admission criteria.


Download the Accuplacer Study App at https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/students/prepare-for-accuplacer/practice


Do I need to take the Accuplacer?

If U of L does not have an ACT/SAT score for you it’s an automatic YES, you need to take the Accuplacer.  You can find your OPTIONS FOR TAKING THE EXAM here http://louisville.edu/testing/accuplacer-test-options

Find your major below and click your ACT / SAT score.

Reading - All Majors

ACT score 0-19

SAT score 260-480

ACT score 20+

SAT score 490+

Math

 

 

Education

 ACT score 0-22

SAT score 260-550

ACT score 23+  

SAT score 560+

Arts and Sciences

ACT score 0-22

SAT score 260-550

ACT score 23+  

SAT score 560+

Nursing

 ACT score 0-22

SAT score 260-550

ACT score 23+  

SAT score 560+

Public Health

ACT score 0-22

SAT score 260-550

ACT score 23+  

SAT score 560+

College of Business

ACT score 0-22

SAT score 260-550

ACT score 23+  

SAT score 560+

Dental Hygiene

ACT score 0-20

SAT score 260-520

ACT score 21+

SAT score 530+

Social Work

ACT score 0-20

SAT score 260-520

ACT score 21+

SAT score 530+

Music

ACT score 0-20

SAT score 260-520

ACT score 21+

SAT score 530+

Speed School of Engineering

ACT score 0-26

SAT score 260-640

ACT score 27+

SAT score 650+

 

 

 * Students majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Neuroscience or Physics may also need to take the Math Accuplacer depending on their ACT/SAT Math scores and will be notified.

**If you need both the Math and Reading Accuplacer, register for the exam that is Math AND Reading.