• Determine how many units you will take.  (12 units is considered full-time)
  • Take GE courses needed to complete areas A-E if you have not been CSU GE or IGETC certified. 
  • Complete any necessary pre-requisite requirements.  Pre-requisites are often enforced.
  • Take any remaining lower-division courses for your major. (courses numbered 299 and below)
  • Take upper-division courses for your major. (see major sheet for prerequisites)
  • Upper Division Interdisciplinary GE (UDIGE): Three courses numbered 330-349 or 430-449.  At least one of these needs to be outside of your major.  (must earn grade of C or better)
  • Take courses toward your minor (if applicable) -see online catalog for minors offered at CI.
  • If not completed prior to transfer, consider taking a multicultural course. Refer to the GE section of the online catalog for classes that meet this requirement. (must earn grade of C or better)
  • If not completed prior to transfer, consider taking a foreign language course. One semester of college-level foreign language is required. (must earn grade of C or better)
  • In general, try to mix courses in your major, minor, GE, UDIGE, and electives into your schedule. 
  • Consider transfer success course UNIV 300 (1 unit).