To be considered for admission, applicants must:

  • Have completed at least *60 transferable semester (90 quarter) units of college coursework with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
  • A grade of C or better in each course used to meet the CSU General Education Basic Skills requirement, consisting of 3 units each in the areas of:
    1. Written communication
    2. Oral communication
    3. Critical thinking, and
    4. Mathematics/quantitative reasoning

*Review Admission Guidelines for Bachelor Degree Completion Programs for more detailed information.

Students with Associate Degree for Transfer from a California Community College

If you have completed your approved Associate Degree for Transfer (AD-T) from a California community college, you are eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program.

If you are attending or have attended community college out of state, please refer to Admission Guidelines for Bachelor Degree Completion Programs for more detailed information.

Previously Disqualified Students

Students must have GE Basics Subjects complete and they must complete a minimum of 6 academic units following their last disqualification with a cumulative GPA of 2.00. They must complete a questionnaire, submit transcripts showing the successful completion of units after being previously disqualified and must reapply to Tseng College.

Apply Returning to CSUN

*Do not fill out a Cal State Apply application. Students only need to fill out a Tseng College application for the Liberal Studies program and submit the Previously Disqualified Questionnaire to the Office of Admissions and Records before the deadline on the form.