VARIABLE NAME: PREQ2
DESCRIPTOR:
High School Prerequisite 2 MATH
DEFINITION:
Three units of high school mathematics: These include Algebra I (for which
Applied Mathematics I and II may count together as a substitute, if a student
successfully completes Algebra II); Algebra II; and Geometry. A fourth
mathematics course is strongly recommended. This fourth course should be
selected from among pre-calculus, calculus, statistics, or discrete mathematics.
VALUES:
FIELD ATTRIBUTE: A1
NOTE:
This is the official definition developed by Academic Affairs and approved by
the Commission on Higher Education for minimum high school course requirements
for admission to any college in South Carolina. This field will be used
primarily in the analysis of first-time freshmen. It is not applicable to
international students or students who completed high school with a GED.
SOURCE: CHE Enrollment File
EXAMPLE:
To select students who met the high school Math Prerequisite, type PREQ2 =
'1' in the WHERE clause.