• This is only a sample academic plan. Some CSU majors may have additional required or recommended courses for transfer. Please see a counselor 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.
CourseTitleCSU GE AREA/MajorUnits
WR 1College Writing 1A24
MATH 10 or PSYC 10*Introduction to Statistics or Statistical MethodsB4 & Major3
GLBL 1Introduction to Global Studies (Fall Only)D & Major3
Learning & Self DevLifelong Learning and Self Development GE CourseE3
PS 21Model United Nations (Recommended extra-curricular, can only be taken once for credit but can be repeated with credit)3
Semester 2
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
COMM 1Communication FundamentalsA13
Critical ThinkingCritical Thinking GE CourseA33-4
GLBL 2Introduction to Global Issues (Spring Only)D & Major3
PS 14International RelationsD & Major3
ECON 1Principles of Economics - MacroMajor3
PS 21Model United Nations (Recommended extra-curricular, can only be taken once for credit but can be repeated with credit)0
Semester 3
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
PS 12Comparative PoliticsD & Major3
ECON 1Principles of EconomicsMajor3
HIST 20 or HIST 21American History CourseC23
Physical SciencePhysical Science GE CourseB13
Science LabPhysical Science LabB31
ArtsArts GE Course C13
PS 21Model United Nations (Recommended extra-curricular, can only be taken once for credit but can be repeated with credit)0
Semester 4
Sample Educational Plan for a single term.
CourseTitleCSU GE Area/MajorUnits
GLBL MajorGlobal Studies AA-T Major Course from List A: Area 1, 2 or 5Major3
PS 1American GovernmentD3
HUM 1Introduction to HumanitiesC23
Life ScienceLife Science GE CourseB23
GEOG 3World Regional GeographyD3
PS 21Model United Nations (Recommended extra-curricular, can only be taken once for credit but can be repeated with credit)0
  1. Take one course from two different categories among GE areas 9A, 9B, and 9C. Please refer to the AA GE pattern for details.  

*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.