Math Competency Testing – (MECA)
Students who place into levels of math below Precalculus Algebra may take a competency exam to attempt a higher math placement. The tests described below are paper and pencil tests consisting of 30 questions with 2 hours allotted for completion of each test. The completed test, including all written work from the student, is submitted to a team of math faculty for evaluation. Each MECA exam may only be taken once.
1. MECA010 may be taken by students placed in. If they achieve a score of 75% or higher, they can enroll in MTH100. Students MAY use any type of calculator they wish, as long as its only function is that of a calculator. Students may NOT use a tablet or phone calculator app.
2. MECA100 may be taken by students placed in
, , or .
Please note that if a student passes a MECA exam, they MAY take the next higher MECA exam. The student must start with the MECA which fits with their ACT/COMPASS/Accuplacer placement, but with consecutive passing results could take subsequent MECA exams and ultimately be placed in, , , or .
Moberly Campus Dates
Contact the Moberly office at 660-263-4100 extension 21001 if you have questions.
Report to Student Affairs prior to test start time.
|May 28, 2020||1:00 pm|
|May 30, 2020||8:30 am|
Columbia Campus Dates
Contact the Columbia office at 573-234-1067 if you have questions.
Please arrive 30 minutes prior to start time.
|June 24, 2020||9:30 am|
|June 25, 2020||9:30 am|
|June 30, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 1, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 2, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 7, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 8, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 9, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 14, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 15, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 16, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 21, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 22, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 23, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 28, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 29, 2020||9:30 am|
|July 30, 2020||9:30 am|
Kirksville Campus Dates
Contact the Kirksville Office at 660-665-0345 if you have questions.
|Every Friday (unless campus is closed)||9:00 am and 1:00 pm|
Mexico Campus Dates
Contact the Mexico Office at 573-582-0817 if you have questions.
Hannibal Campus Dates
Contact the Hannibal Office at 573-231-0941 if you have questions.
|June 2, 2020||1:00 pm|