Math Diagnostic Test Program (MDTP) for Spring 2014

Are you ready for calculus?

Freshman and transfer students who have studied pre-calculus coursework and who have not attempted HSU MATH 115 have the option to bypass MATH 115 by passing the MDTP calculus readiness test given on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 8:30 A.M. in Founders Hall 202. Passing the MDTP will make you eligible to enroll in calculus (MATH 105 or MATH 109). 

Math remediation must be completed successfully or not required.

You may take the MDTP only once.

You must preregister to take the MDTP. To preregister, send an email to with subject “January 2014 HSU MDTP Registration” and include the following information in the body of the email:

Last name, First name
HSU Student ID Number (XXXXXXXXX)
Preferred email address
Preferred phone number
Requests for special accommodations

The exam has 40 multiple choice questions. It takes approximately 90 minutes to 2 hours to complete. No calculators or notes are allowed. Bring several #2 pencils. Scratch paper will be provided.

There is no charge to take the exam.

A practice exam can be found at:

Some review material can be found at:

You will be notified of your MDTP score and placement status via email following the exam.

For more information, please email or email Tyler Evans at