General Education


Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete the general education pattern for the specific transfer institution.

Programs Offered

  • Transfer Preparation
  • CSU GE Certificate of Achievement (minimum of 39 units)
  • IGETC Certificate of Achievement (minimum of 37 units)

Degrees and Certificates


To earn a CSU GE Certificate of Achievement, at least 50% of the units must be completed at any, or any combination of, California Community College(s). A minimum grade of C (2.0 on a 4.0 scale) is required for all other areas of the CSU GE pattern. The minimum overall GPA on the CSU GE pattern must be a C (2.0 on a 4.0 scale), and complete certification is required to receive a CSU GE Certificate of Achievement.

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