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Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum



Requirements for Students Transferring to CSU or UC 2013-2014

Students choosing to transfer are strongly encouraged to see an LMC Counselor since four-year college requirements vary widely and are subject to change.


Although courses may be listed in more than one area, they may be used to satisfy the requirement in only one area.


Students must request that the IGETC certification be sent to the four-year campus that they will be attending. Fill out Application for IGETC/CSU GE Certification available on the college website.



Area 1: English Composition

CSU: Three courses required: One course from 1A, 1B and 1C.
UC: Two courses required: One course from 1A and 1B.

English Composition: ENGL-100
Critical Thinking – English Composition: ENGL-220, 221
Oral Communication (CSU only): SPCH-110, 120



Area 2: Mathematical Concepts and Quantitative Reasoning

One course required (3 semester units minimum).

MATH-034, 035, 037, 040, 050, 060, 070, 075, 080

Math 037 and 050 combined: credit for one course only.
Math 034 and 038 combined: credit for one course only.


Area 3: Arts & Humanities

At least 3 courses, with at least one course from the Arts and one course from the Humanities. (9 semester units.)

Arts: ART-005, 006, 007, 008, 009
DRAMA-015, 016, 070
MUSIC-010, 015
Humanities: CHIN-040
ENGL-127, 128, 129, 132, 133, 205, 231
FRNCH-061, 062
HUMAN-019, 020, 021, 022, 024, 030,
PHIL-002, 033, 040, 042
SIGN-066, 067, 068
SPAN-051, 052, 053,


ENGL-127, ENGL-133, MUSIC-012 satisfies American Cultures Requirement, UC Berkeley.
Please check with the counseling department for up-to-date information. The current list of all CSU an UC transferable courses may found at www.assist.org.


Area 4: Social & Behavioral Sciences

At least 3 courses from at least 2 disciplines. (9 semester units).

Anthropology and Archaeology: ANTHR-005, 006, 007
Economics: ECON-010, 011
Ethnic Studies: HIST-046, SOCSC-045, SPCH-150
Gender Studies: PSYCH-014
History: ECON-005, HIST-029, 030, 031, 033, 034, 035, 038, 039, 040
Interdisciplinary, Social and Behavioral Sciences:
CHDEV-010, HIST-047, 052, JOURN-035, POLSC-043, SPCH-130
Political Science, Government and Legal Institutions:
PHIL-033, POLSC-010, 020, 033
Psychology: PSYCH-010, 011, 014, 017, SOCIO-017
Sociology and Criminology: SOCIO-015, 016

Area 5: Physical & Biological Sciences

At least 2 courses, one Physical Science course and one Biological Science course; at least one must include a laboratory. (7-9 semester units.)

Physical Science: ASTRO-010, 011, CHEM-006, 008, 025, 026, 028, 029, PHYS-015, 035, 036, 040, 041, 042, PHYSC-005
Biological Science: BIOSC-007, 010, 020, 021, 040, 045, 050

All science courses listed above include lab activity, except for: PHYSC-005
and ASTRO-010. ASTRO-011 may be completed along with ASTRO-010 for lab activity credit.
No credit for BIOSC-010 if taken after BIOSC-020.
No credit for CHEM-006 if taken after CHEM-025.
No credit for PHYS-015 if taken after PHYS-035.
No credit for PHYSC-005 if taken after college level course in Astronomy, Chemistry, Geology or Physics.


Area 6: Languages Other Than English

UC Requirement only.
Proficiency equivalent to two years of high school study in the same language. One Course (3-5 semester units)

CHIN-030, 040; FILIP-060, 061; FRNCH-060, 061, 062; ITAL-060, 061;
SIGN-065, 066, 067, 068; SPAN-050, 051, 052, 053



U.S. History, Constitution & American Ideals

CSU Requirement only

Two courses (6 semester units). One course from Group A and one course from Group B.
Courses used to satisfy this requirement may be double counted in Area 4.

Group A:
POLSC-010, 020
Group B:
ECON-005, HIST-029, HIST-030