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Math Class Placement

​ Success in mathematics begins by being placed in the appropriate class. For this reason, all new students must take a mathematics assessment exam before enrolling in a math class for the first time. The placement result is based on multiple measures of current mathematical readiness, and indicates the appropriate course to take. These exams are given in the Assessment Center located in Watson Hall.  You can also consult a counselor to assist you.
Tutorial Resources
All Orange Coast College mathematics students can get tutorial help in The Student Success Center
Most general questions about OCC policies can be found in OCC's online catalog, which includes information on many of the most common questions such as auditing classes, credit for classes based on AP scores, independent study, grade/credit option, course repetition, probation, and other matters.
Information about self-paced math classes can be found at Self-Paced Math Program. Recorded information about the self-paced program can be obtained at (714) 432-5148.