# MPE

## Overview

At Texas A&M University all incoming freshmen and some transfer students are required to take a Math Placement Exam (MPE). The Math Placement Exam is a 90-minute exam used to assess students' math skills. This is an important tool to help advisors determine which math course students should take. For more information on the Math Placement Exam, you can visit the Math Department's website at the link below.

Math Placement Exam Information

You can watch the video to learn more about the platform you will use to take the MPE. Note some students need to take a proctored version of the MPE.

The College of Engineering also has information about the MPE for engineering students at the following link.

MPE Information for Engineering Students

Math Placement Exam Information

You can watch the video to learn more about the platform you will use to take the MPE. Note some students need to take a proctored version of the MPE.

The College of Engineering also has information about the MPE for engineering students at the following link.

MPE Information for Engineering Students

## MPE Tutorial 2023

## Personalized Precalculus Program

- Three-week, fully online program offered multiple times throughout the summer. It has morning, afternoon, and evening sessions to accommodate your schedule
- Designed to reinforce the concepts and skills needed to be successful in calculus
- The course is good preparation for taking the MPE. Also, if you did not do well on the MPE the first time, this can help you prepare to retake the exam.
- Live sessions where students can interact with highly-qualified math tutors
- Costs $225 and scholarships are available for students who demonstrate a financial need

Personalized Precalculus Program

## Practice Problems

The following links have practice problems for either the MPE for MATH 147, 151, or 171 or for the MPE for Math 142. These pages also have links to videos covering similar problems.Practice Test for MATH 147/151/171

Practice Test for MATH 142

Paper Version of Practice Problems

If you would like a paper version of the practice problems and solutions above, you can download them at the following links.

Practice Test for MATH 147/151/171 Solutions

Practice Test for MATH 142 Solutions

## Contact

If you have questions or need assistance with the Math Placement Exam, email**math-placement "at" tamu.edu**. Be sure to include your fullname, TAMU UIN, declared major, and type of MPE.

Send Email

Engineering Students can also visit the following link to contact someone in the College of Engineering about the MPE.

Contact for Engineering Students