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Students planning to transfer should see a counselor about other Liberal Arts and Sciences or Associate in Arts (AA-T) or Science (AS-T) degree GE options
Note: Students who are following a different catalog year should refer to previous catalogs for other approved courses.
Please list the number of units in the box next to each GE Area: C = Completed; IP = In Progress; R = Remaining
A. LANGUAGE AND RATIONALITY: A minimum of 3 semester units, or 4 quarter units, must be completed in both A1 and A2.
B. NATURAL SCIENCES: A minimum of 3 semester units, or 4 quarter units, must be completed in either B1 or B2.
C. HUMANITIES: A minimum of 3 semester units, or 4 quarter units, must be completed.
D. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES – A minimum of 3 semester units, or 4 quarter units, must be completed.
ADDITIONAL GE COURSE: A minimum of 18 semester units must be completed in general education courses, including one each from A1, A2, B, C, and D, and an additional course from among those areas.
NOTE: Courses with an asterisk (*) fulfill more than one GE requirement, but may not be counted more than once.
TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION UNITS
AMERICAN INSTITUTIONS: Select any combination of two courses that will cover Areas US-1, US-2, and US-3.
NOTE: Students who have completed the American Institutions requirement except for the California government portion must complete one course approved in Area US-3 (AP US History - 3 or higher will clear Area US-1 only; AP US Government & Politics - 3 or higher will clear Area US-2 only)
NOTE: 2 units of credit may be awarded to U.S. Veterans and active duty U.S. military personnel with 6 months of continuous service to fulfill this requirement. Submit a copy of Form DD-214 or 295 or Joint Services (JST) or CCAF transcripts to the Records Office. This requirement is also waived for students who earn degrees in Nursing Education and Physical Therapist Assistant, or are graduates of a certified paramedic training program.
NOTE: Military credit may apply; see note for Health Education. Other options are available for students with physical limitations. This requirement is also waived for students with accredited Fire Fighter I certification or graduates of a POST Commission certified regional law enforcement academy.
MULTICULTURAL STUDIES: Complete one GE course marked with a carat (^) symbol – 3 units, course used may be used to fulfill GE requirement as well.