Associate in Arts

Units Courses
  Courses Required for the Major:
3 POLI 102 The American Political System
  Category A: Select three of the following courses (9 units):
3 POLI 101 Introduction to Political Science
3 POLI 103 Comparative Politics
3 MATH 119 Elementary Statistics OR
PSYC 258 Behavioral Science Statistics
  Category B: Select two courses from the following courses or any course not selected in Category A (6 units):
4 ACCT 116A Financial Accounting
3 ANTH 103 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
3 BLAS 100 Introduction to Black Studies
3 BUSE 140 Business Law and the Legal Environment
3 CHIC 110A Introduction to Chicano Studies
3 CHIC 110B Introduction to Chicano Studies
3 ECON 120 Principles of Macroeconomics
3 ECON 121 Principles of Microeconomics
3 ENGL 105 Composition and Literature
3 ENGL 205 Critical Thinking and Intermediate Composition
3 GEOG 102 Cultural Geography
3 HIST 100 World History I
3 HIST 101 World History II
3 HIST 105 Introduction to Western Civilization I
3 HIST 106 Introduction to Western Civilization II
3 HIST 109 History of the United States I
3 HIST 110 History of the United States II
3 HIST 141 Women in United States History I
3 HIST 142 Women in United States History II
3 HIST 150 Native Americans in United States History
3 HIST 151 Native Americans in United States History
3 HIST 175 California History
3 POLI 140 Contemporary International Politics
3 SOCO 101 Principles of Sociology
3 SOCO 110 Contemporary Social Problems
3 SOCO 223 Globalization and Social Change
18 = Total Units
and electives as needed to meet minimum 60 units required for the degree.

Transfer Information

Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the San Diego Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.

Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foreign language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.

Please Note: This information is for informal use only! This is a converted electronic copy of the official printed college catalog. Every effort has been made to ensure this information is up to date and accurate, but the college catalog is the authoritative source.