CSU trustees OK plan to limit required course units


Los Angeles Times — In a move to reduce costs and move students more quickly toward graduation, California State University trustees approved a plan Wednesday to limit the number of credits required for most bachelor’s degrees.

Most of these majors must set a maximum of 120 semester units by fall 2014. Some, in architecture, landscape architecture, fine arts and music, will be allowed to exceed that limit. Other exceptions must be approved by the chancellor, after consulting with faculty and others.

David Allison, president of the California State Student Association and a Cal State San Bernardino student, is quoted in the article.

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