During your freshman year, start taking A-G classes, set up your College Planner and practice good study skills.
The California State University requires the following college preparatory pattern of classes for admission:
A. History and Social Science 2 years (1 year of U.S. History and 1 year of Social Science)
B. English 4 years required
C. Math 3 years (4 years recommended)
D. Laboratory Science 2 years with a lab class
E. Language Other than English 2 years of the same language
F. Visual and Performing Arts 1 year
G. College Preparatory Electives 1 year of any college preparatory subject
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