• 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 11 or 3A*Business Calculus or Analytic Geometry and Calculus 12 & Major4-5
ECON 1 or 1HPrinciples of Economics - Micro4 & 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
Critical ThinkingVarious Critical Thinking GE Course1C3-4
ECON 10 or 10HStatistics for Business and Economics (Spring Only)2 & Major3
COMM 1Communication Fundamentals1B3
ECON 2 or 2HPrinciples of Economics - MacroMajor3
Fine ArtsFine Arts and Languages GE Course73
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
ECON 6Environmental and Resource Economics (Fall Only)Major3
American InstitutionsAmerican Institutions GE Course83
PHIL 1, PHIL 5, HIST 10 or HIST 11Various Philosophy or History Courses (Recommended)63
Natural SciencesNatural Sciences GE Course33
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
ECON 13Global Economics (Spring Only)Major3
ECON MajorEconomics AA Major Course from List BMajor3-5
Lifelong Health**Lifelong Health and Personal Development GE Course9 A/B/C3
Cultural DiversityCultural Diversity GE Course53
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
  1. This sample academic plan assumes that student is eligible for Math 11 or Math 3A in the first semester.
  2. Take one course from two different categories among GE areas 9A, 9B, and 9C. Please refer to the AA GE pattern for details.