California transfer options

Complete general education requirements

California community college students who complete one of the following credit blocks (certified by the community college) with a minimum GPA of 2.00 will fulfill the lower-division ASU General Studies requirement. ASU requires all courses to be completed with a grade of ā€œCā€ or better.

  • The Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC), plus an additional lab science course. Students are required to complete the upper-division General Studies requirement after transfer to ASU. View IGETC (PDF).
  • The California State University General Education Pattern (CSUGE), plus an additional lab science and English composition course. Students are required to complete the upper-division General Studies requirement after transferring to ASU. View CSUGE (PDF).

Transfer lower-division program coursework AND general education courses

In addition to completing the IGETC or CSUGE to meet general education requirements (see section above), California students can complete some of lower-division courses and apply them to their ASU bachelor's degree.

View program information in ASU's California Community College Guide. Review ASU major requirements and select courses from your community college that will transfer to your program of study.

RN-BSN Program

The RN-BSN program is an excellent choice for nurses with an associate degree who want to advance their career. ASU's Bachelor of Science in Nursing (R.N. to B.S.N.) program is offered online to accommodate busy, working adults. Read more about studying nursing online and learn why this is an affordable and convenient option for nursing professionals.

General Transfer to ASU

Students may transfer to ASU and complete a bachelor's degree in one of more than 250 academic programs. Use the ASU Degree Search tool to learn more about programs, career opportunities and admission requirements. Our transfer specialists are also available to help all students prepare for a smooth transition to ASU.

Mailing Address

All admission materials, for all ASU campuses, should be sent to:

Undergraduate Admissions
Arizona State University
P.O. Box 870112
Tempe, AZ 85287-0112