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 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/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
CM 310/L 3
CM 312/L 3
CM 336/L 3
CM 340 3
ENGL 306 3
MGT 360 3
Total 18

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CM 309 2
CM 321 2
CM 326/L 2/1
CM 334/L 3
MSE 300 (also meets GE Upper Division) 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
BLAW 481 3
CM 401 3
CM 415/L 3
CM 440A/L 2/1
CM 449 1
CM 488A 2
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CM 434 3
CM 441/L 2/1
CM 480 3
CM 488B 2
CM 494 2
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 16

*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.