The Associate in Arts in Anthropology for Transfer degree (AA-T in Anthropology) creates a seamless transfer pathway for students who plan to complete a Bachelor of Science in Anthropology at a California State University. With the completion of the AA-T in Anthropology, students will possess foundational knowledge and skill that comprise the core content of the first two years of many four-year programs in Anthropology.
Degree Requirements (19-20 units)
Required Core (13 units)
- ANTHR 1 Introduction To Biological Anthropology
- ANTHR 2 Cultural Anthropology
- ANTHR 3 Introduction to Archaeology
- STAT 1 Introduction To Statistical Methods
Restricted Elective: Science (Choose one; 3-4 units)
- BIOL 4 Human Anatomy
- GEOL 10L Physical Geology
- SOCIL 8 Social Science Research Methods
Restricted Elective: Culture (Choose one; 3 units)
- ETHN 1 Introduction To Chicano Studies
- ETHN 2 Introduction to Native American Studies
- ETHN 5 Introduction to Chicana/o Culture
- ETHN 6 History of Race and Ethnicity in America
- ETHN 15 Mexican-American History
- HIST 5A World Civilizations
- HIST 5B World Civilizations II
In addition to the major requirements above, the following is required for all AA-T or AS-T degrees:
- Minimum of 60 CSU-transferable semester units.
- Minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all CSU transferable coursework. While a minimum of 2.0 is required for admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
- All courses in the major must be completed with a grade of C or better or a “P” if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis.
- Certified completion of the California State University General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE Breadth); OR the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern.