Taking the AAF

Next Generation Advanced Algebra and Functions (AAF)


1  Virtual Next Generation AAF Rules

Technical difficulties inherent with the internet, software or transmission may occur during your testing experience and are unpredictable. If unexpected technical difficulties occur, a proctor will make every attempt to promptly resume your assessment. Extended delays in testing may require rescheduling.

Advance Algebra and Functions for Higher Level Math Placement (AAF)

The AAF is a non timed assessment used to determine if a student is ready for a higher level math such as Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus etc.

We must have the following scores or higher on file with Valencia to be eligible for the AAF:

SAT (test score) math: 26.5 or higher
ACT math: 21 or higher
PERT math: 123 or higher
CPT math: 90 or higher

Please note: Valencia will only accept official scores for the SAT, ACT, PERT and CPT.
Please see Requesting/Submitting Scores for more information on how to submit your scores for our records prior to taking the AAF.

Please see the placement chart for the list of AAF or former CPTI placement Math courses:

AAF - Catalog Years Prior to 2020-2021

AAF - Catalog Years 2020-2021 and After  CPTI Higher Level Placement
249 or less 239 or less 64 or less MAC 1105 College Algebra
250 or more 240 or more 65 or more MAC 1114 College Trigonometry
MAC 1140 Pre-Calculus Algebra
MAC 2233 Calculus for Business and Social Science
MAE 2801 Elementary School Math
MHF 2300 Logic and Proof in Math
275 or more 265 or more 89 or more MAC 2311 Calculus with Analytical Geometry I

AAF Review Material

Sign up and use College Board’s free ACCUPLACER Web-Based Study App (for CPTI and AAF)

Take a look at the  AAF Review Booklet

Click  here for CollegeBoard Sample Questions

Steps for AAF Retake

(1 retake per 24 months)

All AAF retakes require a:

  • 1 day (24 hour) waiting period between tests
  • AAF retake fee ($10 per subject retake)
  • Refer to AAF Review Material above

Schedule an AAF Appointment

Make an AAF appointment

Below is a step by step guide on what to select after clicking the link above:

1.     Select Virtual testing

2.     Select AAF Advanced Math

3.     Select First Time Taking AAF Advanced Math or Retaking AAF Advanced Math ($10.00)

4.     Select date and time

5.     Enter personal information, email, agree to the terms, enter your VID and staff name. Please enter an email that you check regularly and          be sure to check your spam/junk folder in case our communication finds its way there.

6.     For staff name you can enter any of them

7.     Click “Add to cart” in green

8.     Click “ready to checkout” in green

9.     Enter payment information if you are retaking the AAF


Assessment Support Hours

Monday-Thursday 8am-8pm

Friday 8am-5pm