Degrees

Associate in Arts

Units Courses
Courses Required for the Major:
3 HIST 109 History of the United States I
3 HIST 110 History of the United States II
Category A: Select two of the following courses. Sequential courses highly recommended(6 units):
3 HIST 100 World History I OR
HIST 105 Introduction to Western Civilization I
3 HIST 101 World History II OR
HIST 106 Introduction to Western Civilization II
Category B1: Select one of the following courses or any course not selected in Category A (3-5 units):
4 AMSL 115 American Sign Language Level I
4 AMSL 116 American Sign Language Level II
4 AMSL 215 American Sign Language Level III
5 CHIN 101 First Course in Mandarin Chinese
5 CHIN 102 Second Course in Mandarin Chinese
5 CHIN 201 Third Course in Mandarin Chinese
5 FREN 101 First Course in French
5 FREN 102 Second Course in French
5 FREN 201 Third Course In French
5 GERM 101 First Course in German
5 GERM 102 Second Course in German
5 GERM 201 Third Course in German
5 ITAL 101 First Course in Italian
5 ITAL 102 Second Course in Italian
5 ITAL 201 Third Course in Italian
5 LATI 101 First Course in Latin
5 LATI 102 Second Course in Latin
5 LATI 201 Third Course in Latin
5 RUSS 101 First Course in Russian
5 RUSS 102 Second Course in Russian
5 RUSS 201 Third Course in Russian
5 SPAN 101 First Course in Spanish
5 SPAN 102 Second Course in Spanish
5 SPAN 201 Third Course in Spanish
5 TAGA 101 First Course in Tagalog
5 VIET 101 First Course in Vietnamese
5 VIET 102 Second Course in Vietnamese
5 VIET 201 Third Course in Vietnamese
3 BLAS 140A History of the U.S., Black Perspectives
3 BLAS 140B History of the U.S, Black Perspectives
3 CHIC 141A United States History from a Chicano Perspective
3 CHIC 141B United States History from a Chicano Perspective
3 HIST 115A History of the Americas I
3 HIST 115B History of the Americas II
3 HIST 120 Introduction to Asian Civilizations
3 HIST 121 Asian Civilizations in Modern Times
3 HIST 123 U.S. History from the Asian Pacific American Perspective
3 HIST 130 The Modern Middle East
3 HIST 131 Latin America Before Independence
3 HIST 132 Latin America Since Independence
3 HIST 141 Women in United States History I
3 HIST 142 Women in United States History II
3 HIST 150 Native Americans in United States History
3 HIST 151 Native Americans in United States History
3 HIST 154 Ancient Egypt
3 HIST 175 California History
3 POLI 103 Comparative Politics
3 POLI 140 Contemporary International Politics
Category B2: Select one of the following courses or any course not selected in Category A (3 units):
3 ANTH 103 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
3 ECON 120 Principles of Macroeconomics
3 ECON 121 Principles of Microeconomics
3 GEOG 102 Cultural Geography
3 HUMA 106 World Religions
3 POLI 102 The American Political System
3 PSYC 101 General Psychology
18-20 = Total Units
and electives as needed to meet minimum 60 units required for the degree.

Transfer Information

Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.

Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foreign language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.

Please Note: This information is for informal use only! This is a converted electronic copy of the official printed college catalog. Every effort has been made to ensure this information is up to date and accurate, but the college catalog is the authoritative source.