Course Abbreviations

AbbreviationCourse
ACCTAccounting
ANTHAnthropology
ARABArabic
ARTArt
ASLAmerican Sign Language
ASTRAstronomy

BINF

Bioinformatics
BIOLBiology
BMEBiomedical Engineering
BUSBusiness
CHEMChemistry
CHINChinese
CHSChicana/o Studies
CLSClinical Lab Science
COMMCommunication
COMPComputer Science
ECONEconomics
ECSEarly Childhood Studies
EDAPEducation Accelerated Program
EDCICurriculum and Instruction
EDMCEducation Multicultural
EDMLEducation Multi-Lingual
EDMSEducation Multiple Subjects
EDPLEducation Principal's Leadership
EDSSEducation Single Subjects
EDUCEducation
ENGLEnglish
ESRMEnvironmental Science & Resource Management
FINFinance
FJSFreedom and Justice Studies
GENDGender Studies
GEOGGeography
GEOLGeology
GLSTGlobal Studies
HISTHistory
HLTHHealth
ITInformation Technology
LIBLibrary
LSLiberal Studies
MATHMathematics
MGTManagement
MISMangement Information Systems
MKTMarketing
NRSNursing
PAPerforming Arts
PADAPerforming Arts Dance
PAMUPerforming Arts Music
PATHPerforming Arts Theatre
PHEDPhysical Education
PHILPhilosophy
PHSCPhysical Science
PHYSPhysics
POLSPolitical Science
PSYPsychology
SOCSociology
SPANSpanish
SPEDSpecial Education
UNIVUniversity

Course Numbering

Course NumberType of Course
0 - 99Pre-baccalaureate (no degree credit)
100 - 299Lower-Division Courses
300 - 499Upper-Division Courses
330 - 349Interdisciplinary Courses - without prerequisites
(including cross-listed courses)
397Directed Studies Course - variable topic/credit courses
439 - 449Interdisciplinary Courses - may have prerequisites or require permission from the instructor (including cross-listed courses)
490Special Topics - variable topic/credit courses
492Service Learning/Internship Course - variable credit
494Independent Research Course - variable credit
496Seminar Courses - variable credit
497Directed Studies Course - variable topic/credit courses
498Senior Thesis Course - variable topic/credit courses
499Undergraduate Capstone Course
500 - 699Graduate and Teacher Credential Courses

Footnotes

Footnote NumberExplaination
1Prerequisite course required. Consult CI catalog
2Prerequisite must be completed with grade of B or better
3Prerequisite must be completed with grade of C or better
4Prerequisite - satisfaction of Entry Level Math Test (ELM)
5Co-requisite course required
6Linked course
7Open to majors only
8Open to juniors and seniors only
9Open to seniors only
10Open to students admitted to a credential program
11Not open to students majoring in this discipline
12Consent of instructor required
13Additional hour(s) arranged
14Field trips to be arranged
15Fulfills Title V - US History and Constitution
16Fulfills Title V - State and Local Government
25Travel fee required - consult faculty advisor for details
29Open to students admitted to the Nursing program
31Open to graduate students only