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Testing Center

The Testing Center administers tests and nationally recognized exams to both CSU Pueblo students and the community at large.

Tests Administered

  • ACT (American College Testing)
  • MAT (Miller Analogies Test)
  • SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) I (General) 
  • LSAT (Law School Admission Test) 
  • Accuplacer
  • Praxis
  • TOEFL iBT
  • Accommodated testing for classrooms
  • Make-up testing for classrooms
  • Proctoring services for distance learners from other institutions

General Information

SAT, ACT, and LSAT Registration must be completed online with their respective publisher. MAT is currently on hold at CSU Pueblo.  Other test registrations may be done by emailing the Testing Center Manager.

Accuplacer Test Information

CSU-Pueblo Math Department Placement/Cut Score Guidelines

ACT Math Score

SAT Math Score March, 2016/After

SAT Math Score March, 2016/Before

ACCUPLACER Classic Placement Tests Name of Test: Score

ACCUPLACER Next-Gen Placement

CSU-Pueblo Course

Enter-Exit Code Level

24-27

580

560

College Level Math Test: 70 – 102

Advanced Algebra and Functions Test: 280

Math 221: CALC INTUITIVE APPR

U6-U7

28

660

640

College Level Math Test: > 103

Advanced Algebra and Functions Test: NA

Math 126: CALC ANALY GEOM I

U8-U9

24-27

580

560

College Level Math Test: 70-102

Advanced Algebra and Functions Test: 280

Math 124: PRE-CALCULUS

U6-U8

21-23

530

500

College Level Math Test: 63-69

Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics Test: 250

Math 156: INTRO TO STATISTICS

U5-U5

21-23

530

500

College Level Math Test: 63-69

Advanced Algebra and Functions Test: 245

Math 220: QUANT ANALY BUSINESS

U5-U5

21-23

530

500

College Level Math Test: 63-69

Advanced Algebra and Functions Test: 245

Math 120: PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA

U5-U6

19-20

500

470

Elementary Algebra Test: > 85

Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics Test: 240

Math 360: ELEMENTARY CONCEPTS OF MATH I

U4-U4

19-20

500

470

Elementary Algebra Test: > 85

Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics Test: 240

Math 101: INTRODUCTORY COLLEGE MATH

U4-U5

19-20

500

470

Elementary Algebra Test: > 85

Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics Test: 240

Math 109: MATH EXPLORATIONS

U4-U4

17-18

460

430

Elementary Algebra Test: 61-84

Arithmetic Test: 265

Math 101+ Math 191 SAI:

Math 109 + Math 191 SAI (spring)

D3-U4

15-16

400

360

Elementary Algebra Test: 45-60

Arithmetic Test: 240

Math 096: COLLEGE PREP I

D2-D3

< 14

< 390

< 350

Elementary Algebra Test: < 44

Arithmetic Test: < 239

None

D1-D1

 

 

CSU-Pueblo Placement/Cut-Score Guidelines

Skill Area

ACT Sub-score

SAT Sub-score for Students Admitted SP19 or AFTER*

Test Date March 2016 or after

CLASSIC ACCUPLACER : Cut Score

NEXT-GEN ACCUPLACER: Cut Score

COMPASS Test: Cut Score

WRTG

English: 18

Evidence-Based Reading and WRTG: 470

Sentence Skills: 95

WRTG: 246

WRTG Skills: 79

Math

Math: 19

Math: 500

Elementary Algebra: 85

Quant. Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics: 240

Math: 63

Reading

Reading: 17

Evidence-Based Reading and WRTG: 470

Reading Comp: 80

Reading: 253

Reading: 76

Spring 2022 Registration

Registration Opens October 18, 2021.

To register for Spring 2022 courses, students will need to meet with their academic success coach or faculty mentor, submit proof of vaccination or exemption, and self-register through Banner.

Vaccination Requirement and Exemptions

Student wearing face mask

The university's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy includes the COVID-19 vaccination unless an exemption is filed.

Testing Center

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