|Frequently Asked Questions: (FAQs)
I am undecided about my major and need more time to decide. What courses should I take?
We recommend that you follow the core curriculum courses listed for the Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree plans. The Texas legislature has mandated that all Texas public universities must accept the entire core curricula of any public post-secondary institution as meeting the core curriculum of their institutions. San Antonio College’s core curriculum will meet the core curriculum of any Texas public university. An outline of SAC's core curriculum is found in the San Antonio College Bulletin and at the Transfer Center.
We also recommend that you follow the core curriculum while you are researching majors.
I am not sure what I want to major in? Where do I go for career information?
The Career Planning Center has an abundance of materials that are designed to provide our students with information related to careers and career planning. Counselors are available to discuss these options with you.
What is a transfer plan?
A transfer plan details specific courses by major you may take at San Antonio College prior to transferring to a particular university of your choice. These transfer plans are designed to maximize your time and money here at San Antonio College.
How do I transfer to a 4-year school from San Antonio College?
You are encouraged to begin investigating your options in your first semester at San Antonio College. San Antonio College has numerous resources to assist you in your investigation which include: transfer plans, career information, admission information as well as counselors to help you along the way. Please refer to the “Planning to Transfer Steps” steps on the Transfer Center front page for additional information.
I want to transfer to San Antonio College. What do I need to do?
Please refer to the Admissions and Records Registration Steps link:
Admissions & Records-How to Apply
How do I transfer my credits from San Antonio College to another institution?
Request that an official San Antonio College transcript be sent to the university to which you are transferring. This can be done by completing a Transcript Request form online, by completing a Transcript Request form from the SAC admissions office, or by writing a letter to the admissions office with your request. Be sure to include your name, Social Security Number, your signature, the university name and mailing address to the prospective transfer institution.
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