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Liberal Arts

Emphasis in Mathematics, Physical & Natural Sciences

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Program Overview

This area of emphasis offers a broad and interdisciplinary foundation in the sciences necessary for continued training at the upper division (or advanced) level for many bachelor’s degree programs in the natural sciences including biology, chemistry, geology, mathematics, physics, and many others. It is a starting point for students who are preparing for careers in business, industry, medicine, health sciences, education, and government, where scientific and technical skills are in great demand.

PLEASE NOTE: The courses that universities and colleges require for transfer vary. When selecting courses for transfer purposes, students should consult with Counseling Services to determine the particular transfer requirements of specific transfer institutions.

Liberal Arts - Emphasis in Mathematics Physical and Natural Sciences PDF


To qualify for this degree, you must meet these requirements:

  • Minimum of 60 degree applicable units
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Complete general education requirements with one of the following GE patterns
    • LACCD GE pattern
    • CSUGE
    • IGETC pattern
  • Complete a minimum of 18 units from area of emphasis coursework
  • Courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

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