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Guided Pathways

Biology, Transfer, CSU Pomona, X0498

Program: X0498
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CHEM 40 Introduction General Chemistry 5.0
MATH 150 Trigonometry 3.0
MATH 160 (or) Precalculus Mathematics
MATH 180 (or) Calculus and Analytic Geometry
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Communication Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
Total:   6.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
BIOL 4 Biology for Majors 4.0
MATH 160 Precalculus Mathematics 4.0
MATH 180 (or) Calculus and Analytic Geometry
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 3.0
ENGL 1C Critical Thinking and Writing 4.0
PHIL 8 (or) Critical Thinking 3.0
PHIL 3 (or) Introduction to Logic 3.0
PHIL 9 (or) Critical Thinking and Writing 3.0
Total:   16.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
BIOL 2 Plant and Animal Biology 4.0
CHEM 50 General Chemistry I 5.0
MATH 180 Calculus and Analytic Geometry 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
PHYS 2AG General Physics 4.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
Total:   7.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
PHYS 2BG General Physics 4.0
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
CHEM 51 General Chemistry II 5.0
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
Total:   3.0
BIOL 34 & CHEM 20 @ CPP POST TRANSFER
Program Notes

Resources available to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) majors:

Mt. SAC STEM center is located on the 3rd floor of the campus' Math & Science Building, provides tutoring, peer-to-peer coaching, counseling, and general support services.  Student who visit the center will find a study area stocked with microscopes, laptop computers, and even skeletons for anatomy students.   The center is available to any math, science, or engineering student. 

www.mtsac.edu/stem/
Bldg. 61, room 3318
(909) 274-4425
stem@mtsac.edu

 

Effective Fall 2021 
Ethnic Studies General Education Requirement (AREA F) 

New California law, AB 1460, requires CSU students to take a class in one of four ethnic studies disciplines: Native American studies, African American studies, Asian American studies, or Latina and Latino studies.  

All new Fall 2021 community college CSU-transfer bound students will be required to complete the new general education requirement Mt. SAC refers to it as the Fall 2021 CSU General Education Breadth requirements. 

What are the area F-Ethnic Studies course options? 

Area F courses are yet to be identified-June 2022. Check the Mt. SAC General Education (CSU) website site for updates 

 

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