Credit Exams for Undergraduates
The Department of Mathematics provides several credit exams that newlyadmitted and currentlyenrolled students may take to obtain credit in certain mathematics courses. These exams (and their course equivalents at Purdue) include:
Algebra, Trigonometry and PreCalculus
 The Algebra Exam II (MA 153),
 The Trigonometry Exam (MA 154),
 The PreCalculus (Functions and Trigonometry) Exam (MA 158),
Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers
 MATH ELEM TEACH I (MA 137),
 MATH ELEM TEACH II (MA 138),
 MATH ELEM TEACH III (MA 139),
Science Calculus
 The Calculus Exam I (MA 165),
 The Calculus Exam II (MA 166),
 The Calculus Exam III (MA 261),
 The Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Exam (MA 262),
 The Linear Algebra Exam (MA 265).
 The Ordinary Differential Equations Exam (MA 266).
Technical Calculus
 The Introduction to Calculus Exam (MA 220).
 The Calculus for Technology Exam I (MA 221).
 The Calculus for Technology Exam II (MA 222).
 The Introductory Analysis Exam I (MA 223).
 The Introductory Analysis Exam II (MA 224).
Please note that the different schools at Purdue University have different math requirements. Check with your academic counselor about how these credits may be used in your particular major.
Tests for obtaining credit are publicly scheduled for midJune through midJuly, just before the beginning of the fall semester, and in the middle of each semester. Individual testing may be arranged by contacting your Academic Advisor. Inquiries may also be addressed to the Mathematics Department's Academic Services Office in room 242 of the Mathematical Sciences Building, (765)4941991.
Algebra, Trigonometry and PreCalculus

Algebra Exam II
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 153
Study Guide: Study Guide For College Algebra and/or Trigonometry, MA 153 or 154.Fundamental concepts of algebra through Exponential and Logarithmic Function, and Systems of Equations and Inequalities. Calculators required. See study guide for more details.

Trigonometry Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 154
Study guide: Study Guide For College Algebra and/or Trigonometry, MA 153 or 154.
Trigonometric Functions through Topics in Analytic Geometry. Calculators required. See study guide for more details.

Precalculus (Functions and Trigonometry) Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 158
Study Guide: Study Guide For PreCalculus, MA 158.
Practice Problems: Practice Problems For PreCalculus, MA 158.
Formula Sheet: Formula Sheet For PreCalculus, MA 158.
Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers

Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 137
Study guide: Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers, MA 137.

Math for Elementary School Teachers II Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 138
Study guide: Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers II, MA 138.

Math for Elementary School Teachers Exam III
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 139
Study guide: Study Guide For Math for Elementary School Teachers III, MA 139.
Science Calculus

Calculus Exam I
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 165
Study guide: Study Guide for Onevariable Calculus, MA 165 and MA166

Calculus Exam II
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 166
Study guide: Study Guide for Onevariable Calculus, MA 165 and MA166

Calculus Exam III
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 261
Study guide: Study Guide for Multivariate Calculus, MA 261

Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 262
Study guide: Study Guide for Linear Algebra and Differential Equations, MA 262

Linear Algebra
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 265
Study guide: Study Guide for Linear Algebra, MA 265

Ordinary Differential Equations Exam I
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 266
Study guide: Study Guide for Ordinary Differential Equations, MA 266
Technical Calculus

Introduction to Calculus Exam
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 220
Study guide: Study Guide for Introduction to Calculus, MA 220

Calculus for Technology Exam I
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 221
Study guide: Study Guide for Calculus for Technology I, MA 221

Calculus for Technology Exam II
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 222
Study guide: Study Guide for Calculus for Technology II, MA 222

Introductory Analysis Exam I
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 223
Study guide: Study Guide for Introductory Analysis I, MA 223

Introductory Analysis Exam II
Purdue Course Equivalent: MA 224
Study guide: Study Guide for Introductory Analysis II, MA 224