Liberal Arts and Sciences



Associate in Science Degree - Geology for Transfer (AS-T)

The Associate in Science Degree in Geology for Transfer will meet the needs of students transferring to a California State University who intend to study in a GEOL-related major.

To obtain the Associate in Sciences Degree in GEOL for Transfer students must complete the following requirements with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0:

  • The GEOL major requirements below.
  • The California State University General Education – Breadth (CSUGE) or the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) requirements.
  • Any needed transferable electives to reach a total of 60 CSU transferable units.

Requirements for the Major

  • GEOL 1210 – Physical Geology (4)
  • GEOL 1220 – Historical Geology (4)
  • CHEM 2000 – General Chemistry I (5)
  • CHEM 2100 – General Chemistry II (5)
  • MATH 1400 – Calculus and Analytical Geometry I (5)
  • MATH 1500 – Calculus and Analytical Geometry II (5)

Total major units: 28

Double counting courses in GE and the major is permissible. Consult with an advisor or a counselor to plan the courses necessary to achieve your academic goal.