College of Continuing & Professional Education

Jump Start Chemistry

Want to get a better grade in general chemistry and pass the CPT? Jump Start Chemistry is a custom-designed preparatory course for the Chemistry Placement Test (CPT) required for all students taking chemistry at CSULB. The course is an intense 45-hour workshop and covers critical topics from the CPT that are necessary to succeed in general chemistry. The CPT is given on the last day of class.

Jump Start Chemistry is proven to be effective for students with previous experience in chemistry such as an introductory chemistry course or high-school chemistry. Students that successfully complete Jump Start Chemistry will be given permission to enroll in Chem 111A.