Quick Facts
Degree Transfer Degree
Areas of Study Communication Studies
Associate in Arts for Transfer | SC Program: AA-T.1001

Academic Plan

An academic plan shows all the courses you need to graduate and a suggested order in which you should take them. To make your personalized comprehensive education plan, please make an appointment with a counselor.

Fall Semester - First Year

Course Title Credits
ENGL 1A/H College Composition 4 Units
HIST 17A/B United States History 3 Units
CMST 10 Interpersonal Communication 3 Units
MATH 14+ Intro to Statistics 4 Units
  TOTAL 14 Units

Spring Semester - First Year

Course Title Credits
ENGL 1B/H+ Critical Thinking 3 Units
CMST 60 Public Speaking 3 Units
CMST 54 Small Group Communication 3 Units
POLS 2 Introduction to American Government 3 Units
AGNR 60+ Environmental Science 3 Units
  TOTAL 15 Units

Fall Semester - Second Year

Course Title Credits
CMST 20/H Intercultural Communication 3 Units
ESCI 12+ General Earth Science 4 Units
HUM 4+ Humanities thru Film 3 Units
HIST 2/3+ World Civilization 3 Units
ELECTIVE Any Course #1-99 3 Units
  TOTAL 16 Units

Spring Semester - Second Year

Course Title Credits
CMST 40 Argumentation & Debate 3 Units
JOUR 21+ (SP only) Mass Communication 3 Units
HUM 2/H+ Exploring Humanities 3 Units
HLTH 1+ Health & Wellness 3 Units
ELECTIVE Any Course #1-99 3 Units
  TOTAL 15 Units

+ See your Shasta College counselor for alternative course options.

Requirements: Students must complete either the CSU or the IGETC general education pattern.

Fall Semester - First Year

1st 8 Weeks 2nd 8 weeks
STU 1: College Success HUM 4: Humanities Through Film
ENG 1A: College Composition CMST 54: Small Group Communications

Spring Semester - First Year

1st 8 Weeks 2nd 8 weeks
MATH 14: Intro to Statistics HUM 2: Exploring the Humanities
PSYC 1A: General Psychology CMST 60: Public Speaking

Summer Term - First Year

8 Weeks
CHEM 10/11: Chemistry for Liberal Arts with Lab

Fall Semester - Second Year

1st 8 Weeks 2nd 8 weeks
CMST 40: Argumentation and Debate HUM 4: Humanities Through Film
CMST 10: Interpersonal Communication ENGL 1C: Critical Thinking/ Reading/Writing

Spring Semester - Second Year

1st 8 Weeks 2nd 8 weeks
BIOL 10: General Biology POLS 2: Intro to American Government
CMST 20: Intercultural Communications SOC 1: Intro to Sociology

Summer Term - Second Year

8 Weeks
HIST 17A/B: United States History
SOC 2: Social Problems

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