64 The Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum IGETC is a series

64 the intersegmental general education transfer

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The Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) is a series of courses prospective transfer students attending California community colleges may complete to satisfy the lower division breadth/general education requirements at both the University of California and the California State University. It was developed to simplify the transfer process for students. 1. English Communication One course in English composition and one course in critical thinking/English composition. Students transferring to CSU also must take a course in oral communication. Students intending to transfer to CSU are required to take an additional course in oral communication and do not need to demonstrate proficiency in a language other than English. 6 semester units or 8-10 quarter units 2. Mathematical Concepts and Quantitative Reasoning 1 course3 semester units or 4-5 quarter units 3. Arts and Humanities Three courses with at least one from the arts and one from the humanities. 3 courses 9 semester units or 12-15 quarter units 4. Social and Behavioral Sciences Three courses from at least two disciplines, or an interdisciplinary sequence. 3 courses 9 semester units or 12-15 quarter units 5. Physical and Biological Sciences One physical science course and one biological science or course, at least one of which includes a laboratory. 2 courses 7-9 semester units or 9-12 quarter units 6. Language Other than English * Proficiency equivalent to two years of high school courses in the same language. Not required of students transferring to CSU. Total: 11 courses*34 semester units GPA Requirement: IGETC courses must be completed with a grade of C or better. Information about transferable courses. Information about all of California’s 109 CC’s! Guidance for the University of California (UC) system. 65
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Guidance for the California State University (CSU) system. Career College or Technical school: -Assist in planning career choices. -Develop effective study habits. -Assist in planning life goals. -Assist with academic performance. -Provide general support services. Expression Center for New Media - Emeryville Offers associate and bachelor degree programs in audio mixing and engineering, 2D/3D animation, video and special effects, and digital graphic design. International Technological University - Santa Clara High-tech university located in the heart of Silicon Valley which offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees as well as certificate programs in various high-tech fields. JBASS & Associates - Rohnert Park Technical and business vocational school.
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