Oxnard College offers four (4) different assessment tests in Mathematics based on the student's educational level. Below is a description for each test to help determine which test you should take. Also included are hyperlinks to study guides and practice tests to give you an idea of the level of difficulty of the test content for each level.
Math Tutors are also available for you to discuss the study guide questions at the Oxnard College Library. You will need your VCCCD student ID number (900xxxxxx, listed in the email you received when you applied at Oxnard College) to be helped. Please click on the Tutoring Center link below for more information.
Algebra Readiness 


Description

This test is used to determine the student's readiness for placement in a beginning Algebra class.


You should take this test if 


Or have taken one these classes in high school 


For Placement in

MATH R001  Transitional Math
MATH R011  Elementary Algebra 

Study Guide


Online Practice Test

Los Angeles Mission College


Other Resources

Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/arithmetic 

Elementary Algebra 

Description  This test is used to determine the student's readiness for placement in an intermediate Algebra class.  
You should take this test if 


Or have taken one these classes in high school 


For Placement in 
MATH R011  Elementary Algebra
MATH R032  Intermediate Algebra for nonSTEM majors
MATH R014  Intermediate Algebra 

Study Guide  Math II  Elementary Algebra Study Guide  
Online Practice Test  Los Angeles Mission College Elementary Algebra Online Practice Test 

Other Resources 
Khan Academy


Intermediate Algebra 

Description  This test is used to determine the student's readiness for placement in a transfer level Mathematics class.  
You should take this test if 


Or have taken one these classes in high school 


For Placement in  MATH R032  Intermediate Algebra for nonSTEM majors MATH R014  Intermediate Algebra MATH R101  Mathematics for the Liberal Arts Major
MATH R102  Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers
MATH R105  Introductory Statistics
MATH R115  College Algebra
MATH R116  College Trigonometry


Study Guide  Math III  Intermediate Algebra Study Guide  
Online Practice Test  Los Angeles Mission College Intermediate Algebra Online Practice Test 

PreCalculus 

Description  This test is used to determine the student's readiness for placement in a college level Calculus course.  
You should take this test if 


Or have taken one these classes in high school 


For Placement in  MATH R032  Intermediate Algebra for nonSTEM majors MATH R014  Intermediate Algebra MATH R101  Mathematics for the Liberal Arts Major
MATH R102  Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers
MATH R105  Introductory Statistics
MATH R016  Business Calculus
MATH R115  College Algebra
MATH R116  College Trigonometry
MATH R120  Calculus with Analytic Geometry


Study Guide  Math IV  PreCalculus Study Guide  
Online Practice Test  Los Angeles Mission College PreCalculus Online Practice Test 