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Why you take the COMPASS Math Placement Test:

All Hunter students, regardless of major, must meet the Quantitative Reasoning Requirement and therefore should take the COMPASS MATH Placement Test as soon as possible. See the Testing Center's website at for more information.

Students who intend to major in one of the following fields of study are encouraged to take the COMPASS Math Test before fall registration as the results will affect students' first semester course options: Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Health Science, Nursing, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics and Psychology, and any students preparing for professional school in a medical field (Medicine, Dental, Veterinary, Physical Therapy, etc.)

Once you have taken the COMPASS Math Placement Test, you may find your test results here:

PLEASE NOTE that MATH 101 does not fulfill Hunter’s Quantitative Reasoning Requirement, it simply acts as a pre-requisite to Math courses that do fulfill the requirement.

The Mary P. Dolciani Math Learning Center has Brush-Up Skills and Multimedia Materials for most math classes, as well as math workshops and tutoring: