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Deciding what Classes to Take
Deciding what classes to take will depend on your academic goal.
Generally, students with associate degree or transfer goals are taking classes to meet general education and major preparation requirements.
Students wishing to transfer to a UC or CSU campus will choose courses from the IGETC general education pattern.
Major preparation information for the UC and CSU system is found at the Assist website.
Make sure to meet with a counselor to better discuss your educational goals.
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