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Political Science, AA-T (CSU) A0345

Program: A0345
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
POLI 1 American Government & Politics 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
PSYC 10 Stats for Behavioral Sciences 3.0
MATH 110 (or) Elementary Statistics
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 3.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Communication Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3.0
CSU CRTTH CSU Area A-3 Crit Thnkg Course 3.0
CSU SCNC1 CSU GE B1 Physical Sc Crse 3.0
POLI 2 Comparative Politics 3.0
POLI 5 (or) Political Theory I
POLI 9 (or) International Relations
Total:   12.0
Foreign language recommended for CSU HUM Area PHIL 3 recommended for CSU CRTTH Area
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU LIFE CSU GE E Lifelng Self Dev Crse 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU SCNC2 CSU GE B2 Life Sc Crse 3.0
CSU LAB CSU GE B3 Phy/Life Sc Lab Crse 1.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
POLI 2 Comparative Politics 3.0
POLI 5 (or) Political Theory I
POLI 9 (or) International Relations
ANTH 5 Cultural Anthropology 3.0
BUSC 1A (or) Princip of Econ-Macroeconomics
GEOG 2 (or) Human Geography
GEOG 5 (or) World Regional Geography
GEOG 30 (or) Geography of California
HIST 1 (or) History of the United States
HIST 4 (or) World History since 1500
HIST 7 (or) History of the US to 1877
HIST 8 (or) History of the US from 1865
POLI 7 (or) Political Theory II
POLI 10 (or) Environmental Politics
POLI 25 (or) Latino Politics in U.S.
POLI 35 (or) African American/Black Politic
PSYC 1A (or) Introduction to Psychology
SOC 1 (or) Introduction to Sociology
Total:   13.0
HIST 1 or 7 or 8 recommended from list
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
Total:   6.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 3.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
ANTH 5 Cultural Anthropology 3.0
BUSC 1A (or) Princip of Econ-Macroeconomics
GEOG 2 (or) Human Geography
GEOG 5 (or) World Regional Geography
GEOG 30 (or) Geography of California
HIST 1 (or) History of the United States
HIST 4 (or) World History since 1500
HIST 7 (or) History of the US to 1877
HIST 8 (or) History of the US from 1865
POLI 7 (or) Political Theory II
POLI 10 (or) Environmental Politics
POLI 25 (or) Latino Politics in U.S.
POLI 35 (or) African American/Black Politic
PSYC 1A (or) Introduction to Psychology
SOC 1 (or) Introduction to Sociology
POLI 2 (or) Comparative Politics
POLI 5 (or) Political Theory I
POLI 9 (or) International Relations
Total:   12.0
CSU/UC transfer elective to meet 60 units
Program Notes

AA-T Political Science-CSU Pomona 

Political Science is accepted

AA-T Political Science-CSUs

Use link to search for CSUs that accept AA-T Political Science

https://www2.calstate.edu/apply/transfer/Pages/associate-degree-for-transfer-major-and-campus-search.aspx

 

Effective Fall 2021 for all new college students who plan to transfer to CSU

F. Ethnic Studies (3 units) Courses are pending approval. Students who enrolled at Mt. SAC or another California Community College or California State University prior to Fall 2021 have maintained continuous enrollment do not need to complete Area F, but they do need an additional course for Area D. Students starting Fall 2021 or later should check with the Mt. SAC Counseling Department or the Transfer Center in June 2022 to identify approved Mt. SAC Area F Ethnic Studies Courses.

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