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Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Nine Graduation Requirements

The more you understand your progress toward meeting these requirements and relate them to the many programs available to you, the better your chance of creating an exciting educational experience and avoiding errors which may delay graduation.

Plan your degree program carefully and review it frequently with your advisors and in your Degree Progress Report. The basic graduation requirements are as follows:

  1. Total Units
  2. Upper-Division Units
  3. Residence Units
  4. General Education
  5. Diversity
  6. US History, Constitution, and American Ideals
  7. Mathematics and Writing
  8. An Approved Major
  9. Grade Point Average

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