Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Liberal Studies-General Studies w/emphasis, Transfer, CSU Pomona, X1588

Program: X1588
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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
HIST 3 World History to 1500 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
CSU SELF CSU GE E Lifelong n SelfDev cr 3.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Communication Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
HIST 4 World History since 1500 3.0
POLI 1 American Government & Politics 3.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 3.0
MATH 110S (or) Integrated Statistics 5.0
BUSC 17 (or) Applied Business Statistics 3.0
PSYC 10 (or) Stats for Behavioral Sciences 4.0
Total:   24.0
Pre-Prof. emphasis: BUSL 18 for CSU ELEC Pre-Prof. emphasis: MATH 110/110s/PSYC 10/BUSC 17
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
GEOG 2 Human Geography 3.0
CSU SCNC1 CSU GE B1 Physical Sc Crse 3.0
CSU BEHAV CSU GE D Social Sciences Crse 3.0
Total:   12.0
Community emphasis: JOUR 107, GEOG 2 OR PSYC 1B Pre-Profess. emphasis: CHEM 50/51/20 Sustainability emphasis: BIOL 4 OR ANTH 50 for CSU BEHAV
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
CSU SCNC2 CSU GE B2 Life Sc Crse 3.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
CSU LAB CSU GE B3 Phy/Life Sc Lab Crse 1.0
Total:   13.0
CSU elective units to meet 60 transfer units Community emphasis:PSYC 1B for SCNC 2 Pre-Profes. emphasis: ANAT 10A/B Sustainability emphasis: BIOL 4 for SCNC 2
Program Notes

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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