At a Glance
General studies units
Total units to graduate
Average completion time
Cost per unit
300–400 level: $450
Estimated total cost
(based on 120 units)
Areas of Study
*Estimated total cost (cost per unit x total units) is provided to aid in program comparison only and will vary depending on the number of units needed to graduate.
All stated financial information is subject to change. For a detailed cost estimate or more information, contact UC Student Financial Services.
General Studies Core
Learners pursuing any of University College’s bachelor’s degrees are encouraged to complete the General Studies Core before starting their major requirements. Learners are required to complete 45 units prior to enrolling in program major requirements. Included in the required 45 units, the following courses are to be satisfied: ENG 105, one course of the General Studies Core Social and Behavioral Sciences requirements, and all program requisites. Learners must attain at least a 2.0 (C) grade-point average in the major. All required courses must be taken for a letter grade where the option exists.
Prior coursework from regionally accredited colleges/universities may be transferred to meet the General Studies Core requirements.
|English Communication||6 units|
ENG 105Composition: Argument and Analysis
COMM 105Public Communication
|Arts and Humanities||6 units|
ART 110Introduction to Art
ENG 115Introduction to Literature
PHIL 105Introduction to Critical Thinking
|Social and Behavioral Sciences||6 units|
APSY 105Introduction to Psychology*
ECO 203Principles of Microeconomics**
HIS 201U.S. History
HIS 202World Civilizations
*Required for B.A. in Applied Psychology
**Required for B.A. in Management
|Physical and Biological Sciences||4 units|
BIO 235Human Anatomy
BIO 245Human Physiology
CHEM 115Chemistry for the Health Sciences
PHYS 150Introduction to Astronomy