MPT INSTRUCTIONS


*Please Read ALL the Instructions Completely Before Beginning the Testing Process.*

If you have questions or need help please contact:

MPT Coordinator

Email: mpt@uccs.edu


*NOTE:  it may take up to 2 business days for your MPT placement score to sync to your UCCS 
Student Portal. You will not be able to register for a math course until this occurs!
 

 

    • In the box titled New User, click on Buy Now and follow the instructions. 
             *There is an $12.00 charge so you must have a credit card or PayPal account to register*

    • You will be taken to the license agreement and Privacy Policy page to review,once you review the terms, click "I Accept".

    • The next page will allow you to create an account. If you have used this system before, you can select Yes, otherwise select ‘No to create your Account. You will need to create a Login Name and Password.

    • When you get to the Account Information page, enter 80933 as the school’s zip code. 
      Select UNIV OF COLO- COLO SPR for the school name. You must enter a *valid* email address
      as this is used to send you the confirmation.

    • After submitting the information on the Account Information page the next page will be for payment information. Please enter the appropriate VISA, MC, AMEX, Discover or PayPal information.

    • After payment is submitted, the next page will present a button to click to “Log In Now.”  

    • This will return you to www.mymathtest.com.  Click on log in.  Enter the username and password that you created earlier and enter the program.

    • You will be required to enter a 16-digit  Program ID that will put you into a section based on your last name.  The codes are listed in the tables below.  Enter the code and click Enroll”. 
      (All letters should be entered as CAPS and the “0” represents the number zero.)

      Last Name Starts With

      Program ID


      A, B


      XL1G-Y1EC-901Z-60W2


      C, D, E


      XL1G-Y1FB-301Z-10W2


      F, G


      XL1G-Y1FE-301Z-40W2



      H, I, J, K, L


      XL1G-Y1FJ-301Z-90W2


      M, N, O


      XL1G-Y1FK-401Z-00W2


      P, Q, R

       

      XL1G-Y1FL-401Z-10W2


      S

       
      XL1G-Y1FN-401Z-30W2


      T, U, V, W, X, Z

        
      XL1G-Y1FR-401Z-70W2


    • This will take you to the placement test home page. Under Announcements, it is recommended you
      view the "How to Enter Answers" tutorial. 
  • When you’re ready to take a test, click Take a Test in the left column.



  • To decide which test you should take, look at your major in the table of required math courses
    found on a link on the Math Department’s website: www.uccs.edu/math, then click on
    Math Placement Test Information.

  • Take the test that is required. *You have 2 chances to take each test and there are review tests to
    use if you need to refresh your skills*
       - If you are attempting to enroll in MATH 1120- Business Calculus or MATH 1350-Calculus 1 
         you will be required to Pass 2 tests.               
       -
    In order to TEST OUT of MATH 1040- College Algebra, you will need to take and PASS 2 tests.  

  • Once you have submitted your test, make a note of your score and use the following table to see what class it places you in, your scores will be recorded online for your advisor to view. 

    *To qualify to take one of the following math courses, you must either PASS the corresponding prerequisite course or  receive a passing score on the Math Placement Test(s).

    Course #/ Course Title

    Math Placement Score

    Prerequisite Course and Title

               MATH 99            Algebra II: 
    Intermediate Algebra

    Score of 80% or higher on the
    Math 99 Placement Test

    MATH 90
    Algebra I: Fundamentals of Algebra

    MATH 1040
    College Algebra

    Score of 50% or higher on the
    College Algebra Placement Test

    MATH 99
    Algebra II: Intermediate Algebra

    MATH 1050
    Elementary Functions for Calculus (Precalculus)

    Score of 70% or higher on the
    Precalculus Placement Test

    MATH 1040
    College Algebra

    MATH 1120
    Calculus for Business & Economics

    (1) Score of 87% or higher on the
    College Algebra Placement Test  and

    (2) Score of 50% or higher on the Calculus for Business and Economics PlacementTest

    MATH 1040
    College Algebra


    MATH 1310
    Calculus I w/

    Refresher Precalculus A

    (1) Score of 87% or higher on the
    Precalculus Placement Test AND

    (2) Score of 50% or higher on the
    Calculus Placement Test

    MATH 1050
    Elementary Functions
    for Calculus (Precalculus)

    MATH 1330
    Calculus for Life Sciences

    (1) Score of 87% or higher on the 
    Precalculus Placement Test AND

    (2) Score of 50% or higher on the 
    Calculus Placement Test

    MATH 1050
    Elementary Functions
    for Calculus 
    (Precalculus)

    MATH 1350
    Calculus I

    (1) Score of 87% or higher on the 
    Precalculus Placement Test AND

    (2) Score of 50% or higher on the 
    Calculus Placement Test

    MATH 1050
    Elementary Functions 
    for Calculus (Precalculus)