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CourseTitle and unitsGeneral EducationCourse Description
English 50A
Preparation for College Composition
6 unit class
Non-degree applicableClick Here
English 50Introductory Composition
4 unit class
Non-degree applicableClick Here
English 100English Composition
4 unit class
AA degree and UC/CSU applicableClick Here
English 202 or English 203 Critical Thinking and Composition
4 unit class
UC/CSU applicableClick here
CourseTitle and UnitsGeneral EducationCourse Description
Read 31Fundamental Reading Skills
1,2 units
Non-degree applicableClick Here
Read 32Intermediate Read Skills
2 Unit
Non-degree applicableClick Here
Read 49Developing College Reading Skills
4 units
Non-degree applicableClick Here
Read 51Mastering Reading Skills
4 units
Non-degree applicableClick Here
Read 110Power Reading
4 Units
CSU applicableClick Here
Read 120Critical Reading
3 Units
CSU applicableClick Here
CourseTitle and unitsGeneral Education
Math 10Basic Arithmetic
3 units
non-degree applicable
Math 15Prealgebra
6 units
non-degree applicable
Math 50
(a & b included)
Beginning Algebra
4 units
(exception math 50a and b)
please see catalog
non-degree applicable
Math 53Prealgebra/beginning algebra
6 Units
non-degree applicable
Math 54Algebra for Statistics
6 units
Non-degree applicable
Math 55 Geometry
4 units
Non-degree applicable
Math 56Beginning/Intermediate Algebra
6 units
AA degree applicable
Math 60Intermediate Algebra
4 units
AA degree applicable
Math 75STEM prep math 1
1 unit
Please see catalog
Math 76STEM prep math 2
1 unit
Please see catalog
Math 100, 105, 106, 110, 115, 120 and Psyc./Soc. 205
Exploring Math, Concepts of Elementary Mathematics I, Concepts of Elementary Mathematics 2, College Algebra, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics and Statistics/Behavioral Sciences
(range 3 to 4 units)
College Level math
UC/CSU applicable
Math 130
Calculus for Business/Social Sciences
4 Units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 135Precalculus
5 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 140Calculus/Analytical Geometry 1st
5 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 141Calculus/Analytical Geometry 2nd
4 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 146
Fortran 90 for Mathematics and Science
3 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 200Introduction to Linear Algebra
3 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 205Calculus/Analytical Geometry 3rd
4 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 206Calculus/Differential equations
4 units
UC/CSU applicable
Math 245Discrete Mathematics
3 units
UC/CSU applicable