Study Abroad & Exchange

General Education (GE) Credit Abroad

Take units toward your General Education (GE) requirements (opens in new window)abroad:

  • Take up to 18 units toward your GE requirements.
  • Global Cultures(opens in new window) (GC) credit is to be granted to any student who takes at least 3 units while studying abroad. 
  • Complete all three upper-division pathway requirements in a summer or one semester term.

Who can approve my General Education courses for substitutions?

  • General Education courses (upper and lower division) = Graduation Advisors
  • General Education minor courses = Pathway Coordinators specific to the pathway
    • Note: AIFS, CSUIP & USAC have General Education (GE) Pathway Approved Courses, which do not require a Pathway Coordinator's signature as they have been pre-approved

Connect with the Study Abroad & Exchange team (SSC 440) for more information.