- Communication Design (BFA in CDES)
**Advising for Communication Design****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Fulfilled^ or GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100

**MATH 105**Introduction to StatisticsGE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* **MATH 105**Introduction to Statistics &**MATH 005L**Foundational MATH B^If your GE B4 credit is different from what is required in your major, you may still need to complete the requirement. Consult with your major advisor for further assistance and course substitution requests.

*If your ALEKS PPL assessment is below 45, you are strongly encouraged to continue studying and consider reassessing before starting your MATH course.

- Communication Sciences & Disorders (CMSD)
**Advising for Communication Sciences & Disorders****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Fulfilled^ or GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 **MATH 105**Introduction to StatisticsGE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* **MATH 105**Introduction to Statistics &**MATH 005L**Foundational MATH B^If your GE B4 credit is different from what is required in your major, you may still need to complete the requirement. Consult with your major advisor for further assistance and course substitution requests.

*If your ALEKS PPL assessment is below 45, you are strongly encouraged to continue studying and consider reassessing before starting your MATH course.

- Communication Studies: All Options (CMST)
**Advising for Communication Studies: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 GE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* *If your ALEKS PPL assessment is below 45, you are strongly encouraged to continue studying in ALEKS PPL and consider reassessing before starting the course.

- Computer Animation & Game Development: All Options (CAGD)
**Advising for Computer Animation & Game Development****Placement Level or****ALEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year****Additional Placement Advising**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100

CAGD 180 requires A3 &

**B4**as prerequisitesGE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* CAGD 180 requires A3 &

**B4**as prerequisites*If your ALEKS PPL assessment is below 45, you are strongly encouraged to continue studying in ALEKS PPL and consider reassessing before starting the course.

- Exercise Physiology (EXER)
**Advising for Exercise Physiology****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year****Additional Placement Advising**GE B4 Fulfilled^ or GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100

**MATH 105**Introduction to StatisticsGE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45*

**MATH 105**Introduction to Statistics &**MATH 005L**Foundational MATH B*Enrollment in CHEM 107 or CHEM 111** requires GE Mathematics/ Quantitative Reasoning Ready**GE Math with Support must be completed prior to enrollment*^If your GE B4 credit is different from what is required in your major, you may still need to complete the requirement. Consult with your major advisor for further assistance and course substitution requests.

*If your ALEKS PPL assessment is below 45, you are strongly encouraged to continue studying and consider reassessing before starting your MATH course.

- Journalism: All Options (JOUR)
**Advising for Journalism: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 GE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* - Kinesiology: All Options (KINE)
**Advising for Kinesiology: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 **GE B4**Selection*strongly recommend MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics*GE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* **GE B4**Selection with Support+*strongly recommend***MATH 105**Introduction to Statistics &**MATH 005L**Foundational MATH B+Often, students declared in Kinesiology majors may opt to change to an Exercise Physiology major (EXER). EXER requires MATH 105 so if you are at all considering swapping, it is recommended that you choose MATH 105 or MATH 105+005L for your GE B4 or GE B4 with Support course.

- Liberal Studies: All Options (LBST)
**Advising for Liberal Studies: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year****Additional Math Requirements****Additional Math Requirements**GE B4 Fulfilled^ or GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 **MATH 110**Concepts & Structures of Mathematics I**MATH 210**Concepts & Structures of Mathematics II**MATH 310**Patterns & Structures of MathematicsGE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* **MATH 110**Concepts & Structures of Mathematics &**MATH 010L**Foundational MATH B****MATH 210**Concepts & Structures of Mathematics II**MATH 310**Patterns & Structures of Mathematics**MATH 110 & MATH 010L (GE B4 with Support) is offered in

**spring terms only**. - Media Arts: All Options (MADT)
**Advising for Media Arts & Design Technology: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 GE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45* - Recreation, Hospitality & Parks Management: All Options (RHPM)
**Advising for Recreation, Hospitality & Parks Management: All Options****Placement Level or A****LEKS PPL Assessment****GE B4 Math/QR Required First Year**GE B4 Ready or ALEKS PPL 46-100 GE B4 Ready with Support or ALEKS PPL 1-45*

# College of Communication & Education

First Year Advising

- Find your major below and expand for
**GE B4 advising**based on placement level or ALEKS PPL results and review**first year course options**to learn more. - You should always confirm requirements and degree planning with the University Catalog, academic advisors, and campus e-advising tools.
- Reminder: first-year students are required to take math/quantitative reasoning and written communication course(s) within their first year (GE Area A2 & B4 if not already completed; per CSU Supportive Pathways for First-Year Students ensured by the CSU Chancellor's Office).