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First-Year Rhetoric and Writing Program Placement Information

All undergraduate students must complete the Compass Curriculum core writing requirements for graduation.

First Core Writing Requirement

The first core writing course depends on each student’s ACT/SAT score. To enroll in a course, a student must meet at least one of the criteria listed:

  • SAT Reading & Writing score of 500-690
  • ACT English score of 19-28
  • Results of a First-Year Rhetoric and Writing (FYRW) Program Placement Exercise indicating appropriate preparation for ENGL 1310. For more information, contact FYWPlace@uccs.edu.
  • Have successfully passed ENGL 1310 or earned equivalent credit
  • Have successfully passed ENGL 1410
  • Have successfully passed ENTP 1000
  • Have successfully passed INOV 1010
  • Have successfully passed ENTP 1000
  • Have successfully passed INOV 1010
  • Have successfully passed ENTP 1000
  • Have successfully passed INOV 1010
  • Have successfully passed ENTP 1000
  • Have successfully passed INOV 1010