In the last two years, most courses are in ethnic studies, historical analysis, multiculturalism, politics, etc. Below are some examples of the lower division courses required for the major.

CSU Los Angeles
Mexican American Studies
ENGL 104 - University Requirement
Option I, the General Option
Requires a total of 68 units, of which 16 are in lower
division and 52 are in upper division courses.
Option II, Elementary Subject Matter Teacher
Preparation is designed specifically for students who
are interested in the Multiple Subjects teaching
Credential, by providing students a broad-based
education in multiple subjects that prepares them
for the California Subject Examinations for
Teachers (CSET) 
ETH S 120
SPAN 127
MATH 138, 136
HIST 107, 108, 117
POL SCI 101 or 105 and 106 or SOC SCI 132
BIOL 122
PHY 110 or PHSCI 131
CHEM 110
ASTRO 110
GEOL 101
CHDV 135
Option II: Elementary Subject Teacher Preparation Option
Option IV: Elementary Subject Matter Teacher Preparation
This option requires completion of 60 units of General
Education at the lower division, 12 units at the upper
division and 6 units of graduation requirements
(i.e., ENGL 102 and either the Introduction to Higher
Education or Transition to CSLA course). It also
requires 20 units of Mexican American Studies Core
Courses 28 units in the depth area. Students who
pass the CSET Exam will have the option of taking
other coursework.
ETH S 120
MATH 138, 136
HIST 107, 108
BIOL 122
PHY 110 or PHSCI 131
CHEM 110
ASTRO 110
GEOL 101
CHDV 135

CSU Northridge
HIST 113 or ETH S 102
SPAN 127

CSU Fullerton
Option under Ethnic Studies
HIST 113
ETH S 120
ETH S 121 or SOC SCI 124

UC Davis
Cultural Studies or Social/Policy Studies
ETH S 120
SPAN 101 and 102 or
SPAN 106, 115 and 116

UC Riverside
ETH S 120, 121


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