California State University System
General Education Requirements

FRC Certification Pattern

AREA A Communication in English and Critical Thinking  9 units
A1 Oral Communication
English 118, 119, 120
A2 Written Communication
English101
A3 Critical Thinking
English 102, 103
Philosophy 101, 102

AREA B Physical and Life Science
Math Concepts and Reasoning     9 units
B1 Physical Science    1 Class
Chemistry 100, 102, 104, 106, 108
Geography 102
Geology 102, 104, 110
Physical Science 100, 120
Physics 100, 102, 104
Water Resources Technician 102
B2 Life Science    1 Class
Anthropology 120 (L)
Biology 100, 102, 104, 106, 110, 112, 140, 210
B3 Lab Science
Anthropology 120(L)
Biology 102, 104, 106, 110, 112, 210
Chemistry 100, 102, 104, 106
Geology 102, 104
Physics 102, 104
Physical Science 100
Water Resources Technician 102
B4 Math Concepts     1 Class
Math 110, 112, 116, 202, 218, 220

 

AREA C Arts, Literature, Philosophy and Foreign Language   9 units
Students must complete at least one course from C1 and one class from C2
C1 Arts
Art 100, 107, 109, 116, 117
English 128
Humanities 100, 101, 128
Music 110
Theatre 105, 106
C2 Humanities
American Sign Language 130, 132
English 170, 180, 228, 245, 246, 252, 254, 256, 257, 260, 277
French 101, 102
German 102, 104
Honors 272, 274, 276, 280, 284, 288
Philosophy 100, 101, 102, 103
Spanish 101, 102, 201, 202 
AREA D Social, Political, and Economic Institutions   9 units
Students may apply no more than 2 classes from any one department for fulfillment of this requirement
  Administration of Justice 102
American Sign Language 160
Anthropology 100, 104, 106, 150
Biology 142
Business 106, 108
Child Development 153, 162
English 122
Geography 104, 150
History 102, 104, 106, 108, 110, 120, 124, 130, 140, 150
Honors 274, 278, 282, 288
Political Science 101, 140
Psychology 102, 130
Sociology 100, 102, 150
AREA E Lifelong Understanding & Self Development  3 units
Students may apply no more than 1 unit of PE for fulfillment of this requirement
  Biology 135
Family and Consumer Science 170
Health 100
Pack Station 101A-C
Physical Education -- any activity class
Psychology 102, 135
Outdoor Recreation Leadership 107
  American Institutions
  Group 1: History 108, 110
Group 2: Political Science 101

CSU American Institutions requirements vary by campus. Consult a counselor for requirements of the campus to which you want to transfer.