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University Transfer Program
60–70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

Program Overview

Geology (AS-T) Requirements

Major Requirements
Required Core Courses: 28 units Units
GEOL 100 Survey of Geology 3 units
GEOL 101 Geology Laboratory 1 unit
PALN 110 General Paleontology 3 units
PALN 111 Paleontology Laboratory/Field Studies 1 unit
MATH 251 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 5 units
MATH 252 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 5 units
CHEM 210 General Chemistry I 5 units
CHEM 220 General Chemistry II 5 units
Additional recommended preparation (not required): Units
PHYS 250 Physics with Calculus I 4 units
PHYS 260 Physics with Calculus II 4 units
Total Required Major Units: 28
General Education - certified completion of one of the following:
  • California State University General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE Breadth),
  • OR
  • Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC/CSU) pattern
Elective courses: If applicable, additional courses to meet the minimum 60 CSU transferable units requirement.

Please refer to Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) Requirements for more information.