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University Studies: Emphasis on Social and Behavioral Sciences
AA Degree Program
The degree information listed here is provided as a convenient reference and is subject to change. Refer to the Programs of Study section of the current college catalog.
Select either the California State University General Education (CSU-GE) or
Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) for the general
education pattern related to your educational goal.
Complete 18 units in one 'Area of Emphasis' from those outlined below. (Note:
where appropriate, courses in the 'Area of Emphasis' may also be counted for a
general education area)
For ALL OPTIONS: complete necessary Chaffey College Graduation and Proficiency
All classes listed below transfer to CSU and courses in BOLD print also transfer
to UC. Please refer to www.assist.org for articulation agreements and transfer
MAJOR REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE:
General Education CSU-GE or IGETC:
Units necessary to meet CSU-GE or IGETC Certification requirements only.
Areas of Emphasis:
A minimum of 18 units required in one Area of Emphasis listed below with
two or more courses in one discipline
Courses selected may also be used to fulfill general education areas; refer
to each transfer institution policy.
All courses below transfer to California State University
Courses in BOLD also transfer to University of California. Refer to ASSIST,
the course descriptions in this catalog, or consult with a counselor to be
sure of transfer status and credit limitations at the University of California.
Elective units may be necessary to total 60 overall units required for the
Associate Degree. These units must be transferable to the CSU and/or UC for
Total units for the degree
Please refer to the college catalog for complete information.