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Bachelor of Arts in American Studies - 4 Year Plan

Four Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2

Composition or Oral Comm
GE Math or other GE Class
GE Class
GE Class
Elective Class

3
3-4
3
3
(1)

Oral Comm or Composition
GE Math or other GE Class
Critical Thinking or other GE Class
GE Class
GE Class

3
3-4
3
3
3
Total Units
12-14
Total Units
15-16
Semester 3
Semester 4

Critical Thinking or other GE Class
GE Class (C2a)
GE Class
Elective Class
Elective Class

3
3-4
3
3
3

GE Class (C3)
GE Class
Elective Class
Elective Class
Elective Class

3-4
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15-16
Total Units
15-16
Semester 5
Semester 6

AMST 300
HIST 477A or HIST 477B
GE Capstone Class*
GE Capstone Class*
Elective Class

3
3
3
3
3

ENGL 375 or ENGL 372I
AMST 350I
Major Elective
Major Elective
GE Capstone Class*

3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15
Total Units
15
Semester 7
Semester 8

GE Capstone Class
AMST 351, 360 or 421
Major Elective
Major Elective
Elective Class

3
3
3
3
3

AMST 351, 360 or 421
AMST 498
Major Elective
Major Elective (if needed)
Elective Class

3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15
Total Units
15

 *GE Capstone course selections may be able to double count for GE and the major- please see advisor.