Economics AA-T Degree

The Associate in Arts in Economics for Transfer, also called the Economics AA-T Degree, is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer with junior status to a CSU campus in a program or major in Economics for completion of a baccalaureate degree.

This Economics AA-T degree requires students to meet both of the following requirements:

  1. Completion of 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the California State University, including both of the following:
    1. The Intersegmental GE Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) or the California State University GE-Breadth Requirements (CSU GE-B).
    2. A minimum of 18 semester units in a major or area of emphasis. All courses in the major or area of emphasis must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
  2. Obtainment of a minimum grade point average of 2.0.

There are no additional graduation requirements. Students are advised to consult with a counselor to verify transfer requirements.

Required Core CoursesUnits
ECON 001Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECON 002Principles of Microeconomics3
MATH 001ACalculus4
MATH 014Statistical Methods4
List A
Select one course from the following:3-4
Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Composition & Literature
Sociological Analysis& Critical Thinking
List B
Select any one course from the following:3-4
Any List A course not already used
International Economic Relations
Understanding Econ Principles & Applications
Required Subtotal20-21
Select one of the following: 137-39
Transferable Electives (as needed to reach 60 transferable units) 2
DEGREE TOTAL60

Please refer to Associate Degree for Transfer (SB 1440).