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Physics Placement 

Cutoff Scores and Placement Messages for 2011-2012

Cutoff scores and placement messages are derived in collaboration with the Physics Department and are reviewed annually. The policies below apply to all students entering Illinois in Summer 2011, Fall 2011, or Spring 2012.

The online Physics Placement Exam does not award proficiency credit.

Questions? Contact "Placement & Proficiency" staff by emailing or by calling 217-244-4437 during business hours.


Test Score

Placement Message

0 - 7 Highly recommended for PHYS 100
8 - 9 Approved for PHYS 100
10 - 13 Background sufficient for PHYS 211