Semester 1
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
MATH 3A*Analytic Geometry and Calculus IB4 & Major5
CHEM 1AGeneral Chemistry IB1/B3 & Major5
BIO 80**Integrated Biology: Organisms to EcosystemsB2/B3 & Major4
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
WR 1College Writing 1A24
CHEM 1BGeneral Chemistry IIB1/B3 & Major5
BIO 16Cellular Biology Major4
Lifelong Learning and Self-DevelopmentLifelong Learning and Self-Development GE CourseE3
Summer
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 1Communication FundamentalsA13
Critical ThinkingCritical Thinking GE CourseA33-4
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
PHYS 2A or 4A***Physics CourseB1/B3 & Major4
CHEM 12AOrganic ChemistryB1/B35
ArtsArts GE CourseC13
HIST 20 or HIST 21American History CourseD3
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
PHYS 2B or 4B***Physics CourseB1/B3 & Major 4
CHEM 12BOrganic ChemistryB1/B35
HumanitiesHumanities GE CourseC23
PS 1American GovernmentD3
  1. This sample academic plan assumes that student is eligible for Math 3A in the first semester.      
  2. Students can take BIO 80 (or) BIO 2 and BIO 5 to meet the requirements fo an AS-T in Biology.       
  3. Some CSU campuses may require or recommmend different physics courses for transfer as a biology major.      

*Students may be eligible for one or more AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T degrees if they complete a GE transfer pattern, have specific courses, and have 60 transferable units. Please see a counselor for degree options and advisement.