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Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) to UC Santa Cruz

TAG Criteria

Additional TAG Information

Transfer Admission Information

Transfer Admission

Majors Offered at UC Santa Cruz


Major Requirements for UC Santa Cruz

Major Requirements

  • Enter Santa Monica College as Home School
  • Enter University of California, Santa Cruz as Transfer School
  • Click ​View Agreements Button
  • Next Window Select Major to View Major Prep. Requirements​​​​​​​​​

Note: Transfer admission to UC Santa Cruz is based primarily on the quality of an applicant's academic preparation. Students must be well prepared for their majors in order to succeed at UC Santa Cruz. While this general guideline is true every year, specific selection criteria are reviewed annually and may change depending on enrollment goals, the number of applicants, and the quality of applicants academic preparation.