All Liberal Studies Majors

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The Writing Skills Test (WST)

Must be taken after you have completed 60 units of coursework and passed English 1B.  Passing the WST will qualify you to enroll in Humanities or LLD 100W (Writing Workshop)and advanced GE courses. 

To sign up for the WST, register in advance at the Testing Center in the Student Services Center for information.  The test fee is 25.00, payable to the Bursars Office.

California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST)

May be taken at any time during your college years.  We strongly suggest that you take this test after you have completed English 1B and Math 12 while the material is still fresh in your head.   

The test will cover basic skills in reading, writing and arithmetic.  All sections of this test must be passed before you may applyfor admission to the credential program.

Registration booklets may be picked up in the Credential Office, Sweeny Hall room 108.

This test is only required for teachers.