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Finish in Two Curriculum for Transfer Students

Updated: 05/29/19 with new Fall 2019 curriculum

The USP Major consists of 17 courses:

  • Five (5) lower division courses
  • Twelve (12) upper division courses

The following chart is a helpful guide for transfer students to ensure successful completion of all required courses in time to graduate at the end of one's senior year.





  • USP 1
  • USP 4
  • USP 124
  • USP 2
  • Research Methods
  • Technical Elective
  • USP 3
  • POLI 30/PSY 60/SOCI 60
  • Foundation Course
  • USP 186 (6 Units)
  • Upper Division Elective
  • Upper Division Elective
  • USP 187 (6 units)
  • Upper Division Elective
  • Upper Division Elective
  • Upper Division Elective
  • Upper Division Elective


  • All USP courses taken to satisfy the major must be taken for a letter grade.
  • All USP courses for the major must receive no lower than a C-grade.
  • Completing the USP major is flexible. Courses can be taken in different academic years, except the one (1) required Research Methods Course must be taken junior year, and the senior sequence should be taken the last consecutive fall and winter quarter enrolled.
  • It is recommended that lower division courses be taken before upper division courses, but overlapping is allowed. 

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