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Golden West College Majors and Area of Emphasis

Major or Area of Emphasis Student Learning Outcome: Demonstrate skills, abilities, and knowledge in a particular area of aptitude or study.

Major or Area of Emphasis Requirements: Minimum of 18 units of study with all coursework for the Major or Area of Emphasis completed with a grade of “C” or better.

Major or Area of Emphasis Courses: See a GWC counselor for Major preparation courses for transfer to four-year university, or click on an area below for a listing of required courses for each Major or Area of Emphasis.

Associate Degree for Transfer (AA-T) or (AS-T): Admission to a California State University (CSU) is guaranteed to any community college student who successfully completes an Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T) or an Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T) These degrees are indented for students who plan to complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Admission is guaranteed to the CSU system, but not to a particular CSU campus or major. Please see a GWC counselor to develop an educational plan to meet requirements for a particular campus.

Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) Majors

All listings below are in PDF format.

Major Proposed Semester Sequence Program Requirements
Anthropology PDF PDF
Art History PDF PDF
Communication Studies PDF PDF
Elementary Teacher Education PDF PDF
English PDF PDF
Geography PDF PDF
History PDF PDF
Kinesiology PDF PDF
Philosophy PDF PDF
Political Science PDF PDF
Psychology PDF PDF
Sociology PDF PDF
Spanish PDF PDF
Studio Arts PDF PDF
Theater Arts PDF PDF

Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T) Majors

Major Proposed Semester Sequence Program Requirements
Administration of Justice PDF PDF
Business Administration PDF PDF
Geology PDF PDF
Mathematics PDF PDF
Physics PDF PDF

Associate in Arts (AA) Majors

Areas of Emphasis (AA)

*Pending State Approval