The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board on Friday approved an amended freshman assessment and placement policy that allows public higher education institutions to replace college algebra as a graduation requirement for most students. The state Department of Higher Education recommended the move, which calls for the course to continue to be required for students in majors related to the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 9 on 04/28/2012
Print Headline: Math policy could mean no college algebra for some