Liberal Studies, B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies Option

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, Title 5 (United States History and Government), and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the four-year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to Assist for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified STAR Act students should use the STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report and Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
Literature Requirement 3
Cultural Studies Requirement 3
Best Practices in Sustainability Requirement 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Intermediate/Advanced Writing Requirement 3
The Environment Requirement 3
Scientific Basis of Human-Ecosystems Interactions Requirements 3
Society and the Environment Requirement 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
Science Technology Culture Requirement 3
Ethics Requirement 3
Environmental Economics Requirement 3
Policy, Law and the Environment Requirement 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cultural Theories and Methodologies Requirement 3
Elective Course from Sustainability Minor Requirement 3
Applied Sustainability Requirement 3
Electives 6
Total 15

*If needed, select GE Upper Division courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.