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 term of attendance and each subsequent term.  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 view the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page regarding this policy.