Do I need to take the ALEKS Math Placement Assessment?

There are many reasons why you might need to take math courses at Western, including:

  • for your major or minor coursework
  • for your General University Requirements (GURs)
  • as prerequisites for selected coursework in other departments


To determine if you need to take the ALEKS MPA to help fulfill your major requirements, select your potential major:

Custom classes

While pre-healthcare programs are not majors, preparing for these academic pathways does require math. Contact Health Professions Advising for more information.