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Effective Summer 2017 through Spring 2019:

Listed below are updates to the 2017-19 catalog.  This includes new courses, course changes, corrections, and curriculum substitutions. 

  • New courses and course changes are the result of the Exceptions to the Catalog Review Cycle process. 
  • Corrections have been identified since the publication of the 2017-19 catalog. 
  • Curriculum substitutions are the result of approved blanket curriculum substitutions. 
  • For updates to other information in the Catalog, please see the appropriate web sites (e.g., Admissions, Office of the Registrar - Records and Evaluations, Financial Aid, Housing, etc.).
Item Change Description Date of Update or Effective Term
Agricultural Science, BSIncluded information, "that is not already counting towards GE area" to Individualized Career Area Elective.4/28/17
Biomedical Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to BMED 455 & BMED 456, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460, ENGR 461 and BMED 400 (8) may substitute for BMED 455 and BMED 456 (8) ".3/29/17
Industrial Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/15/17
Manufacturing Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to IME 481 & IME 482, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for IME 481 and IME 482 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/15/17
Materials Engineering, BSCurriculum substitution: In major coursework, add footnote to MATE 482, MATE 483 & MATE 484, "ENGR 459, ENGR 460 and ENGR 461 (6) may substitute for MATE 482, MATE 483 & MATE 484 (5) with the one excess unit counting towards Technical Electives".3/17/17
Minimimum Requirements for GraduationUpdate Academic Residence Requirements from "30 units in residence of the last 40 units counted toward the degree" to "28 units in residence of the last 40 units counted toward the degree" per approved Academic Senate Resolution (AS-827-17).4/18/17
Packaging Value Chain, MSNew graduate degree program.Fall 2017
Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration, BSAdd footnote, "Some GE requirements may be met by course selections within the Support electives and/or concentration; in that case, additional free electives may be required to reach a total of 180 units" to Concentration and Support Electives.4/24/17