History AA-T

Associate in Arts in History for Transfer

The Associate Degrees for Transfer (AA-T & AS-T degrees) are intended for students who plan to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. To earn this AA-T, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units with an overall grade point average of at least 2.0;
  • Completion of a minimum of 18 semester units in the major with a grade of ā€œCā€ (or ā€œPā€) or better; and
  • Certified completion of either the California State University General Education Breadth pattern (CSU GE-B) or the CSU Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (CSU IGETC)
 

Required Core Courses

Code Class Units
HIS 017A History of the United States to 1877 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 017AH History of the United States to 1877 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 017B History of the United States Since 1877 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 017BH History of the United States Since 1877 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
List A - Select two (2) courses (6.0 units total)
Code Class Units
HIS 004A History of Western Civilization (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 004AH History of Western Civilization - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 015 World History to 1500 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 015H World History to 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 004B History of Western Civilization (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 004BH History of Western Civilization - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 016 World History Since 1500 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 016H World History Since 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0

List B - Select one (1) course from Area 1 and one (1) course from Area 2. Courses can not be use for more than one list.

Area 1 - Diversity

Code Class Units
HIS 015 World History to 1500 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 015H World History to 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 016 World History Since 1500 (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 016H World History Since 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 031 History of East Asia (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HUM 016A Hispanic Roots and Culture (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HUM 018 African-American Culture and Humanities (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HUM 022 Introduction to Islam (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
FRN 001 First Semester French (Elementary Level) (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
FRN 002 Second Semester French (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
FRN 003 Third Semester French (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
FRN 004 Fourth Semester French (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
JPN 001 First Semester Japanese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
JPN 002 Second Semester Japanese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 001 First Semester Spanish (Elementary Spanish) (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 002 Second Semester Spanish (Elementary Level) (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 003 Third Semester Spanish (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 004 Fourth Semester Spanish (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 050A Basic Conversational Spanish and Culture (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
SPA 050B Basic Conversational Spanish and Culture (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
VIE 001 First Semester Vietnamese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
VIE 002 Second Semester Vietnamese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
VIE 049A Vietnamese for the Vietnamese-Speaking (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
VIE 049B Vietnamese Language and Culture for Fluent Speakers (3.0 Lecture) 3.0

Area 2: 

Code Class Units
ANT 003 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
COM 012 Introduction to Intercultural Communication (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
COU 055 Valuing Diversity (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
GLB 001 Global Perspectives (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
GLB 002 Global Issues (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HIS 020 History and Geography of California (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
HUM 007 International Films (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
POL 001 American Government (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
POL 001H American Government - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
POL 004 International Relations (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
POL 007 International Films (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
PSY 001 General Psychology (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
PSY 001H General Psychology - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
SOC 001 Introduction to Sociology (3.0 Lecture) 3.0
SOC 001H Introduction to Sociology - Honors (3.0 Lecture) 3.0

 For sections with honors courses, select either the honors version or the non-honors version. 

Required Units for the Major

  Units
Required unts for the major 18.0-20.0
plus completion of general education requirements
and electives as needed to reach 60 units.
 
Total required units 60.0

*Several courses will double-count for the major and GE.  See catalog description for information regarding specific GE areas.

IMPORTANT NOTES:
  • While a minimum of 2.0 is required for admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
  • Completing ENG 001B prior to transfer is highly recommended.
  • Completing courses prior to transfer that satisfy the U.S. History, Constitution and American Ideals requirement as part of the CSU GE-B or CSU IGETC is highly recommended.
  • For CSUs with similar majors, visit www.adegreewithaguarantee.com
  • C-ID approved courses from any community college can be substituted for major requirements.  See <HYPERLINK> for approved C-ID courses.  For non-C-ID approved courses, submit the Course Substitution Form. <INSERT HYPERLINK> 
  • LIB 010 and REA 054 are NOT required for this degree.
  • Completion of this degree satisfies requirements for the Certificate of Achievement in Transfer Studies.
  • Submit the AA-T/AS-T Application for Degree and Certificate of Achievement <insert hyperlink> to the Admissions and Records Office.
  • Completion of this degree waives GE requirements for subsequent degrees. 
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