General Education Advising | Academic Advising and Retention Services | San Jose State University
General Education Advising is provided by appointment, except during the drop/add period at the beginning of each term. Drop in advising (10-15 minute answers) is available during Office Hours. Please call the number listed on our contact information below to make an appointment to see a GE Advisor.
Which General Education courses Do I Have Left To Take?
You can find out how many, and which GE courses you have left to complete by looking at yourDegree Progress ReportonmySJSU . It will tell you which GE courses you have completed, and which you still need to take! ( Transfer Students' GE infomay take a couple of semesters to show up.)
Preparing For Your Advising Session
When you come for advising, please
bring a copy of your Degree Progress Report, transcripts, test scores and general education certification, if applicable. For more information on how to prepare for your advising session, please visit the Advising Hub Advising Preparation webpage.
Information about General Education
General Education Courses - Information about General Education courses offered, including core GE, SJSU studies (Areas R, S, V, & Z), American Institutions (Area F), GE policies, major exceptions and GE requirements.
Articulation Office - Visit this website to determine which of your courses from other higher education institutions will transfer to SJSU. San José State University has transfer course agreements with over 130 California schools.
Advising Hub GE Information - Find more information about General Education at the Advising Hub.