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Bachelor of Arts in International Studies - 4 Year Plan

Four Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Course Units Course Units
Semester 1 Semester 2
Composition or Oral Communication  3 Oral Communication or Composition  3
Math 1 or Math 10 or GE Math  3 to 4 Math or other GE class  3 to 4
GE class  3 GE class  3
Foreign language 3 GE class  3
Foreign language 3
Total Units 12-13 Total Units 15-16
Semester 3 Semester 4
Critical Thinking  3 GE class  3
I/ST 200  3 GE class  3
Lower division major requirement  3 Economics requirement  3
Lower division major requirement  3 Lower division major requirement  3
Foreign language 3 Foreign language 3
Total Units 15 Total Units 15
Semester 5 Semester 6
GE Capstone course  3 GE Capstone course  3
Economics requirement  3 Upper division major requirement  3
Upper division major requirement  3 Upper division major requirement  3
I/ST 492*  3 Area studies course  3
Foreign language 3 Foreign language 3
Total Units 15 Total Units 15
Semester 7 Semester 8
Area studies course  3 GE CAPSTONE  3
Area studies course  3 I/ST 490  3
Upper division major requirement 3 Upper division major requirement  3
Upper division major requirement 3 Upper division major requirement 3
Upper division major requirement 3 Upper division major requirement 3
Total Units 15 Total Units 15

Many classes for the I/ST major may also be used to satisfy GE requirements. See catalog or major advisor. GE Interdisciplinary Capstone classes may be able to count in GE and the major. See catalog or major advisor. Students are required to complete three years of college-level study in a foreign language. This is generally completed before embarking on foreign study.

*I/ST majors generally complete a foreign study program or an internship in their junior year. See major advisor for information about enrolling in I/ST 492. I/ST 490 is offered ONLY in the spring semester.