Bachelor of Arts in American Studies - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 39

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 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Second Semester
AMST 305 Topics in American Studies (Major Core) 3
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Third Semester
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
Major Elective (24 units total) – Take One 5 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
AMST 300GW Junior Seminar in American Studies - GWAR (Major Core) 3
Major Elective (24 units total) – Take One 5 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 6
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Select One (Major Core): 3
The Arts and American Culture (UD-C, AERM)  
American Images: Photography and Literature (UD-C)  
AMST 410/HUM 450 California Culture (Major Core, UD-C) 3
Major Elective (24 units total) – Take One 5 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Select One Geography Course (Major Core) 3
Geography of Ethnic Communities (AERM, SJ)  
Geography of the United States and Canada  
Geography of California (UD-D, AERM, ES, SJ)  
Major Elective (24 units total) – Take Two 5 6
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Major Elective (24 units total) – Take Three 5 9
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122