• 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 10 or PSYCH 10*Introduction to Statistics or Statistical Methods23
GLBL 1Introduction to Global Studies (Fall Only)4 & Major3
PS 21Model United NationsMajor3
Lifelong Health*Lifelong Health and Personal Development GE Course9 A/B/C3
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
Critical ThinkingCritical Thinking1C3-4
COMM 1Communication Fundamentals1B3
GLBL 2Introduction to Global Issues (Spring Only)5 & Major3
PS 14International Relations4 & Major3
Fine ArtsFine Arts and Languages GE Course73
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
ANTH 2 or GEOG 3Cultural Anthropology or World Regional Geography4 & Major3
ECON 2Principles of Economics4 & Major3
American InstitutionsAmerican Institutions GE Course83
Natural SciencesNatural Sciences GE Course33
Lifelong Health*Lifelong Health and Personal Development GE Course9 A/B/C1-3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleAA GE Area/MajorUnits
PS 12Comparative Politics4 & Major3
ECON 13Global Economics4 & Major3
HumanitiesHumanities GE Course63
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
ElectiveDegree Applicable Elective (Courses 1-299)3
  1. Take one course from two different categories among GE areas 9A, 9B, and 9C. Please refer to the AA GE pattern for details.