• This is only a sample academic plan. Please see a counselor and check IVC's catalog to create a customized My Academic Plan (MAP) that will best meet your specific academic goals.
Semester 1
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
WR 1College Writing 11A4
MATH Math GE Course23-5
COMM 1Communication Fundamentals1B & Major3
Lifelong Health*Lifelong Health and Personal Development GE Course9 A/B/C1
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 3Argumentation and Debate1C3
COMM 5Interpersonal Communication7 & Major3
Social SciencesSocial Sciences GE Course43
Cultural DiversityCultural Diversity GE Course53
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
COMM 106 A/B/CForensic ActivityMajor1 or 2.5
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 2PersuasionMajor3
COMM 9, 10 or 30Various Communication Major CoursesMajor3
American InstitutionsAmerican Institutions GE Course83
Natural SciencesNatural Sciences GE Course33
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
COMM 106 A/B/CForensic ActivityMajor1 or 2.5
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 9, 10 or 30Various Communication Major CoursesMajor3
HumanitiesHumanities GE Course63
Lifelong Health*Lifelong Health and Personal Development GE Course9 A/B/C3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
COMM 106 A/B/CForensic Activity2.5
  1. Take one course from two different categories among GE areas 9A, 9B, and 9C. Please refer to the AA GE pattern for details.