Counseling Department

Counseling Services Division

Planning Your Pathway – Checklist for Success

checklist

Below is a checklist for your pathway to success. Keep in mind that you may need to complete steps earlier or later in your own pathway.  Use the units as a guideline of when to complete the steps.

 

 

0 units (New Students)

In addition to the Steps to Enrollment:


1 – 14 units


15 – 29 units units

  • See a counselor for a comprehensive education plan
  • Take COUN 165 (Career Exploration) if still undecided
  • Attend Career Discovery Day in spring
  • Explore TAG requirements for UC
  • Look into AD-Ts for CSU
  • Attend College Fair in October

30 – 44 units units

  • See a counselor to update education plan
  • Declare major in Admissions or in Counseling
  • Attend application workshop through Transfer Center:

 45 – 59 units

  • See a counselor to plan for graduation
  • Attend Career Center Job Expo in spring
  • Create a resume and cover letter in the Career Center
  • Apply for summer internships in October – February

60 units and more

  • Apply for Financial Aid by March 2 for universities in California
  • Apply for AA/AS/ADT in the semester your are completing last course
  • Print Application for Graduation in eServices. Submit to Admissions by 2/28, 6/30, or 9/30
  • Go to Student Affairs website for Commencement (graduation) details
  • Apply for CSU GE/IGETC certification if completing the pattern.  Use Application for Graduation in eServices.
  • Submit Intent to Register to universities
  • Submit final transcripts to universities after completing final semester.

 

Last modified on July 13, 2015