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    Nov 28, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog: September 2022 Edition 
2022-2023 Catalog: September 2022 Edition [ARCHIVED]

English for Transfer, AA-T

The curriculum emphasizes the integration of reading and writing throughout its courses reflecting the faculty’s belief that the study of language includes the study of culture. English students examine a broad range of topics within composition, creative writing, and literature. Upon completion of the Associate in Arts in English for Transfer (AA-T in English) students will be able to read, write, and think critically in producing essays and original work that demonstrates the craft of a given genre. Additionally, students will be able to interpret literary texts within their contexts, reflecting diversity in genre, historical period, and cultural expression. The proposed Associate in Arts in English for Transfer (AA-T in English) is designed to assist students in the seamless transferring to a CSU and complete a Bachelor’s Degree in English.

The Associate in Arts in English for Transfer (AA-English) requirements (stated in SB1440 law) are as follows:

  • Complete 60 semester or 90 quarter CSU transferable units.
  • Obtain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0
  • Complete and obtain certification of the California State University General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE-Breadth) or the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern.
  • Complete a minimum of 22 semester units in the major.
  • All courses in the major must be completed with a grade of C or better.

List B: Select one (3 units) - Any course from List A not already used, or the following:

Total Units Required: 19

To earn the associate for transfer degree:

See Earning an Associate Degree  for associate degree for transfer graduation requirements.