TAMUG MPE for Non-science Majors    

MARA MART MAST USGA-TCC USGA-MLP

Students will complete the MPE 2 in Howdy prior to their new student conference at home, at any time.

Who Must Take the MPE
Who Must Take the MPE

Anyone who is not transferring in a college level math course must take the MPE. Most transfer students are not required to take the MPE if transferring in prior college level math from another institution.

Statistics courses do not count as a math course for MPE exemptions.

How to take the Practice MPE & Official MPE Exams
How to take the Practice MPE & Official MPE Exams

Use the practice MPE exam in Howdy or print a paper version, under the Placement Practice Tests section of the math website, to help you prepare for this 90-minute exam. Practice MPE scores will not be used as placement scores. Only a proctored MPE exam score can be used as an official placement score.

  • Log into Howdy
  • Go to the Applicant Tab
  • Follow the instructions for the Math Placement Exam 
    • You can choose to take the official or practice MPE

If you experience any technical difficulties, please contact the Department of Mathematics at mathassessment@math.tamu.edu.

 

Testing Accommodations
Testing Accommodations
If you have a disability and require specific accommodations to complete the Math Placement Exam, please contact the Counseling Services Office at (409)740-4736 or visit https://www.tamug.edu/counsel/Disabilities.html for more information. Reasonable testing accommodations are provided to allow students with documented disabilities an opportunity to demonstrate their skills and knowledge. In order to coordinate testing accommodations for the Math Placement Exam, the student must submit documentation of their disability for review.
If you experience any technical difficulties with the placement exam platform, please contact the Department of Mathematics at mathassessment@math.tamu.edu.