CSU/IGETC Certifications

Once students are accepted as a transfer by a California State University or University of California campus, the transfer institution will typically require a General Education (GE) certification. Please see below for the types of GE certifications and instructions to submit a request.

Type of GE Certification
Details

IGETC UC​

GE pattern used by transfer students to satisfy GE requirements for UC transfer.

IGETC CSU​

Alternative GE pattern used by transfer students to satisfy GE requirements for CSU transfer.

CSU GE Breadth​

GE pattern used by transfer students to satisfy GE requirements for CSU transfer.


Request a CSU/IGETC Certification

Review your DegreeWorks Audit

Step 1: Visit DegreeWorks.

Step 2: Click the "What If" tab on the left hand side.

Step 3: Change the search parameters:

Level: De Anza Undergraduate

Degree: Transfer General Education DA

Major: DA IGETC-UC or DA IGETC-CSU or CSU GE/Breadth

Step 4: Click "Process What-If" above the search parameters.

After running this audit, you will be able to verify your progress on the specific GE pattern.

Fill out the GE Certification Request Form

Complete the GE Certification form. Please be sure to list the correct mailing address for the school that you wish for this to be sent to.

IGETC UC

The UC IGETC has a foreign language requirement. If you are intending on using two years of foreign language from high school, please be sure that your high school transcripts are on file.

Not ensuring this may result in a submitting of a partial IGETC.

Submit the Completed GE Certification Form to Admissions and Records

Students may submit their form to the Admissions and Records front desk, or email it as a PDF file to their evaluator (see the Evaluations Contacts webpage).

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