Academic Preparation = College Success


Academic Preparation Matters

Academic preparation is a new approach for assessment of student’s English and math skills in high school and placement in first-year General Education (GE) English and math/quantitative reasoning courses.

 

MULTIPLE MEASURES

Multiple measures allows students different ways to assess their readiness for college-level coursework.

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FIRST YEAR PLACEMENT

First-time freshmen will enroll in GE English and math courses that align with their skills and career goals. The GE Estimator will help you determine your placement in these courses.

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EARLY START PROGRAM

The Early Start Program affords first-time freshmen needing support the opportunity to enroll in a college-credit course the summer before their first year of college.

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Academic Preparation is part of the CSU's Graduation Initiative. Click here to learn more about the CSU's Graduation Initiative 2025.