Bachelor of Arts in Child and Adolescent Development: Concentration in Youth Work and Out of School Time - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 45

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
B4 Support Course 3 2-3
GE Area C 3
 Units15
Second Semester
CAD 210 Introduction to Applied Child and Adolescent Development (Major Core, D1) 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Third Semester
CAD 260 Children, Families, and Community: An Ecological Perspective (Major Core, D1, AERM, GP, SJ) 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 5 9
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
CAD 300 Professional Roles and Careers in Child and Adolescent Development (Major Core) 3
CAD 400 Community Youth Development (Major Concentration) 3
CAD 410 Applied Child and Youth Development (Major Core) 3
CAD 450 Understanding and Working with Diverse Families (Major Core) 3
Youth and Context Course (Major Concentration) 6 3-4
 Units15-16
Sixth Semester
CAD 500GW Action Research Methods in Child and Adolescent Development - GWAR 3
FCS 321
Adolescents and Families (Major Concentration)
or Adolescent Psychology
3
Special Topics Course - Take Two (Major Concentration) 7 6-8
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15-17
Seventh Semester
CAD 625 Children, Youth, and Public Policy (Major Core) 3
Special Topics Course (Major Concentration) 7 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
CAD 660 Applied Advanced Developmental Science in Child and Adolescent Development (Major Core) 3
RPT 400 Programming Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Experiences (Major Concentration) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 5 9
 Units15
 Total Units120-125