
Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) General Information

A score of "Exempt" or "Ready for collegelevel Mathematics courses" on the CSU Early Assessment Program (EAP), taken in grade 11 in conjuction with the California Standards Test in Summative High School Mathematics or Algebra II  
A score of "Conditionally ready for collegelevel Mathematics courses" or "Conditional" on the CSU Early Assessment Program (EAP), taken in grade 11 along with the California Standards Test in Summative High School Mathematics or Algebra II, provided successful completion of a CSUapproved 12th grade math course that require Algebra II as a prerequisite  
A score of 550 or above on the mathematics section of the College Board SAT Reasoning Test  
A score of 550 or above on a College Board SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)  
A score of 23 or above on the American College Testing (ACT) Mathematics Test  
A score of 3 or above on the College Board Advanced Placement Calculus AB or Calculus BC exam  
A score of 3 or above on the College Board Advanced Placement Statistics examination  
Completion and transfer to CSU of a college course that satisfies the requirement in Quantitative Reasoning, provided such a course was completed with a grade of C or better 
If you have any questions about being exempt from the ELM, check with the Admissions and Records Service Center, Langsdorf Hall  room 114 or call (657) 2787601.
The Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) examination is given in conjunction with the English Placement Test (EPT). Students may take the test at the most convenient CSU campus. Go to the www.ets.org/csu for online registation at any CSU campus.
California State University, Fullerton ELM Test Dates
Test Date

Deadline Dates (by
5 pm)

Week Scores Mailed

November 15, 2014

October 31, 2014 
NOTE: Test registration may close early if maximum seating capacity is reached.
The Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) exam is given in conjunction with the English Placement Test (EPT). Students may take the ELM at the most convenient CSU campus. Go to www.ets.org/csu for online registration at any CSU campus.
The CSU Early Start initiative requires students who do not perform well on the EPT/ELM placement tests or are not exempt by other means to take classes in the summer before freshman year in order to strengthen their English and/or math skills. Students who score below 50 on the ELM will be required to participate in Early Start. For information on the Early Start Program visit www.csusuccess.org. Additional information about Early Start can be found at http://www.fullerton.edu/admissions/ProspectiveStudent/earlystart.asp.
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