The True Costs of "Inexpensive" Placement Products
Many placement tests are inexpensive, which may be enticing for institutions. However, the true cost of a poor placement exam can have far-reaching negative effects. For students, placement into the proper math course is the first step to a successful college career. Being placed too high can make a student feel overwhelmed. Being placed too low can make a student feel unchallenged. Both situations can lead to a decrease in student motivation and success. ALEKS PPL represents a completely new and far more successful paradigm.
Improving D/F/W Rates in Math
What could these changes mean for your institution?
To evaluate your institutions cost of placement, please visit www.collegemeasures.org, and click on the green tab for 2-year schools or the blue tab for 4-year schools. Then calculate your costs within our cost savings spreadsheet.