Math Placement Calculations

Students who started taking classes at SRJC prior to Fall 2021, please refer to the previous math placement calculations.


Tier
High School Performance Metrics
SRJC Mathematics Placement Calculations
Tier 5

Passed Pre-calculus with C or better

Eligible for Math 1A or Math 4

Tier 4

Passed Algebra 2 or Integrated Math 3 with C or better and have a HS GPA 2.7 and above

Eligible for Math 9, 10, 15, 16, 25, 27

Tier 3 Passed Algebra 2 or Integrated Math 3 with C or better and have a HS GPA less than 2.7

Eligible for Math 9, 16, 25, 27 with concurrent enrollment in Math 200

Eligible for Math 10 or Math 15

Tier 2

Did not pass Algebra 2 or Integrated Math 3 with C or better and HS GPA 2.9 and above

Eligible for Math 15 or Math 10

If taking Math 15, concurrent enrollment in support class Math 215 is recommended. 

Math 154 or Math 156 is required before taking any of the Business or STEM transfer level courses: 9, 16, 25, 27

Tier 1

Did not pass Algebra 2 or Integrated Math 3 with C or better and HS GPA less than 2.9

Eligible for Math 15 with concurrent enrollment in Math 215

Eligible for Math 10, 101, 150, 154, 156, 161, CSKLS 373

Math 154 or Math 156 is required before taking any of the Business or STEM transfer level courses: 9, 16, 25, 27

Did you check your placement results and find it blank, incorrect, or expired? If yes, you may need to update your high school records.