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Timeline established for general education policy and colleges propose name changes

Emma DiMaggio, City Editor

October 21, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Proposal to change College of Business Administration to College of Business College of Business Administration Dean Michael Solt presented a request to change the name of Long Beach State’s “College of Business Administration” to “College of Business” at the Academic Senate meeting on Thursday. “As economies and societies continue to change, so do business schools,” Solt said. “[New topics] that [aren...

New committee created to review General Education and Graduation Requirements policy

New committee created to review General Education and Graduation Requirements policy

September 23, 2018

Prospective Long Beach State students may face a new set of graduation requirements due to ongoing revisions of the current general education policy. Members of the Academic Senate voted to create a third committee...

CSULB Academic Senate discusses a campuswide plan to develop a new GE program

Lauren Martinez, Staff Writer

March 4, 2018

Filed under Campus, CSU, News, Today

Changes to general education requirements may be on the horizon within the next academic year following a revision order from the California State University system. Members of the Academic Senate gathered Thursday to discuss executive order 1100 administered by CSU Chancellor Timothy White to reevaluate general education policies. Dispersed in August, the order intends to “clarify requirements, ensure equitable opportunities for ...