California State University (CSU)
CSU Minimum Admissions Requirements
Upper division transfer students will be eligible for admission if they meet the following requirements:
- Complete a minimum of 60 CSU-transferable semester units or 90 transferable quarter units.
- Obtain a minimum 2.0 GPA. GPA requirements may be significantly higher if the campus or the major is impacted.
- Complete at least 30 semester units (or 45 quarter units) of courses equivalent to general education requirements with grades of “C-” or better. The 30 units must include the “Golden Four” (Area A-1: Oral Communication; Area A-2: Written Communication; Area A-3: Critical Thinking; and at least one course of at least 3 semester units (or 4 quarter units) in Area B-4: Mathematics/Quantitative reasoning).
It is highly recommended that students complete either the CSUGE or IGETC certification pattern prior to transferring to the CSU system.