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2017-2018 Catalog

Critical Race and Ethnic Studies


In addition to adhering to General Education  and School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts Requirements , the Critical Race and Ethnic Studies major requires at least 44 units (some of which simultaneously meet general education requirements). Courses in the major must be taken for a letter grade, and specifically may not be taken on a pass/no pass basis unless the course is only offered on a pass/no pass basis.

Lower Division Major Core Requirement [4 units]


Complete the following course:

Upper Division Major Core Requirement [12 units]


Complete the following courses:

  • CRES 100: Theories in Critical Race & Ethnic Studies [4 units]
  • CRES 110: Interdisciplinary Methods in Critical Race & Ethnic Studies [4 units]
  • CRES 190: Senior thesis [4 units]

Additional Elective Requirement [16 units]


Complete four of the following courses. At least two must be upper division. This list will continue to expand as relevant new courses enter the campus course catalog.