AA-T and AS-T Degrees Minimum Requirements 1. 60 transferrable units 2. 2.0 GPA 3. CSU or IGETC GE pattern 4. AA-T/AS-T major requirements __________________________________________ 60 units, most GE, and major done by end of fall for spring admission and by end of spring for fall admission Golden 4 done by end of summer for spring admission and by end of spring for fall admission Student Responsibilities 1. 2. 3. 4. Apply to CSU Indicate intention to earn AA-T on application Apply to IVC Admissions for AA-T by deadline Submit AA-T verification to CSU campuses by deadline Student Benefits 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Guaranteed admission to a CSU Priority consideration at campuses applied to GPA bump for impacted campuses No impacted major criteria (CSULB, CPP, SLO) Only 60 units at CSU to degree Limitations 1. Limited to AA-T majors at CCC 2. CSU must have “similar” major 3. No guarantee to a specific CSU _______________________________________ See www.adegreewithaguarantee.com for list of CCC and CSU campuses who participate by degree If you don’t get accepted to the CSU you apply to, your application gets forwarded to the next closest campus for consideration – this is not the case for regular applicants so it is also a benefit! Case Study • Here is a transcript of a real student • He was misadvised by 4 counselors and now, will not earn his Psychology AA-T – History: • 10/2012: Was told he only needed Psyc 7 and 10 to earn his degree • 1/2013: Was told to apply because he was finished • 1/2013: Was told that he still needed Psyc 3 – he was able to add it at the last minute • 2/2013: Was told to apply because he was finished • 2/2013: Came in to fill out AA-T application and was found to be missing one course! • What can we do to avoid this in the future? • Solutions? Questions?