English and Math Requirements (EO 665)
Executive Order No. 665 was issued by the California State University system in February 1997 to establish system-wide requirements to bring students who need preparatory work up to competency levels in English and Mathematics. Minimum standards have been established for campus compliance. Student must be placed in the appropriate preparatory courses in the first quarter of attendance and each subsequent quarter. All required preparatory work must be completed within one year from the date of enrollment.
Policies and procedures relating to Executive Order No. 665 are handled through the Office of Undergraduate Studies. Find more detailed information regarding about this policy by visiting the website of the Office of Academic Programs.
You may also download the EO 665 policy statement (PDF).