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CSU Lower-Division General Education Requirements

The CSU lower-division GE requirements must be completed prior to admission to CSUSM.

Area GE Course Course Shortname
Area A1 Oral Communication GEO 102
Area A2 Written Communication GEW 101
Area A3 Critical Thinking LTWR 115, MATH 110, PHIL 110 or PSYC 110
Area B4



Any CSU B4 Math

BIOL 104


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