Asian-American Studies: Associate in Arts

Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01202)

The associate in arts degree is designed to emphasize history from an Asian-American perspective, the development and role of Asian-American culture today, and the Asian American in the political system.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Student will be able to identify and conduct comparative analyses of major historiographic perspectives, concepts, issues, historic relationships, contributions, and paradigms that impact Asian American identity and culture.

Asian-American History (ASIA 112, ASIA 113) fulfills the American Institutions requirement at SDSU and most other campuses of the California State Universities and college system.

Program Requirements
ASIA/HIST 112ASIAN-AMERICAN HISTORY I3
ASIA/HIST 113ASIAN-AMERICAN HISTORY II3
HIST 106WORLD HISTORY I3
HIST 107WORLD HISTORY II3
ASIA/SOC 115FILIPINO-AMERICAN CULTURE3
Foreign Language
Select 6-10 units of Foreign Language6-10
Total Units21-25

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.