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Math and ALEKS
Depending on GPA, SAT/ACT Scores, and other measures, students are placed into different math courses. To have the opportunity to choose a more accelerated math path, international students may wish to take the ALEKS placement exam. Login information is included in the letter above. Test is available now.
Test title: “SFSU International Placement Students, Spring Admits 2020”
Course code: HWA9U-JWMYM
International students who meet one of the requirements below should NOT take the ALEKS placement exam, as they already are in the most accelerated math path.