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A

Academic Affairs    52
Academic Deans    vii
Academic Dismissal    30
Academic Grievances    50
Academic Learning Compacts    11
Academic Load    28
Academic Probation    28
Academic Programs, Special    54
Academic Progress, Graduate    31
Academic Progress Policy, Undergraduate    29
Academic Progress for Veteran Students    34
Academic Regulation Appeals Committee Petitions    33
Academic Suspension    30
Acceptance of Academic Credits    32
Accounting    213
Accounts, Student    38
Accreditation and Memberships    13
Actuarial Science (Mathematics)    93
Administration, Adult Education    267
Administration, Business    214, 331
Administration, Officers of    vii
Administrative and Professional Staff    369
Admissions    18
Admissions and Related Matters    14
Admissions, College of Arts and Sciences     57
Admissions, College of Education    122
Admissions, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences    165
Admissions, Early    15
Admissions, FAMU/FSU College of Engineering (prerequisite)      172
Admissions, Freshman    18
Admissions, Graduate    20, 243
Admissions, International Applicants    15
Admissions, School of Allied Health Sciences    23, 198   
Admissions, School of Architecture    23, 209
Admissions, School of Business and Industry    24, 213
Admissions, School of Journalism  and Graphic Communication    24, 341
Admissions, School of Nursing    25, 338
Admissions, Special    18
Admissions, Transfer Applicants    19
Admissions, Transient Students    19
Admissions, Undergraduate    19
Adopted High School and District Scholarship    41
Adult Education Administration    267
Advance Room Payment    38
Advanced Placement Program    31
Advisement and Student Support    218
African-American Studies    83
Agreement, Housing and Board    38
Agribusiness    138, 261
Agriculture, Animal Science Option    142
Agricultural Technology Education    142
Agricultural Sciences    138, 261
Agricultural Sciences, Division of    138
Agricultural Systems Engineering, Biological and    147
Agronomy Option (Agriculture)    145
AIDS (HIV) Policy    49
Air Force ROTC    119
Alcohol/Drug Abuse Prevention    51
Allied Health Sciences, Policies    197
Allied Health Sciences, Pre-Professional Curriculum    199
Allied Health Sciences, School of    23, 197, 319
Animal Science Option (Agriculture)    262
Applicants, Freshman (First-time-in-college)    14
Applicants, International    15
Applicants, Transfer    19
Applicants, Undergraduate Transfer    15
Applications for Admissions    16
Applied Physics    101
Applied Social Science, Master of    248
Architecture, School of    19, 208, 326
Army ROTC    119
Arts and Sciences, College of    57, 246
Arts, Department of Visual    111
Associate Degree Requirements    35
Athletic Academic Advisement Center    126
Attendance, Summer Term    36
Auditing Courses    30
Average, Grade Point    34

B

Baccalaureate Degree Requirements    35
Basic Procedural Process    50
Biology    63, 249
Biological and Agricultural Systems Engineering    148
Boarding Fees    38
Board of Education, The Florida    vi
Board of Governors, The Florida    vi
Board of Trustees, FAMU    vi
Board Payments, Room and    38
Broadcast Journalism    225
Buckley Amendment    28
Business Administration    213, 330
Business and Industry, Admission to    213
Business and Industry, School of    20, 212, 330
Business Education    134, 275

C

Calendar, University    1
Calendar, University (Complete 2008-010) Addendum. . . . .  . . . . . . . .  A1
Campus Map. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Campus Ministry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51
Campus Recruitment Program. . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .  . . . 50
Cancellation of Registration. . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  .  . . . 30
Cancellation Policy and Procedures. . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
Campus Recreation Department    47
Candidates, Provisional Teacher Education    22
Cardiopulmonary Science    199
Career Center    44
Career Days Program    45
Career Development and Placement    45
Cashier    38
Center for Human Development    46
Center for Human Resources Management    77
Certificate Program in Retail Management    77
Changes, Curriculum    30
Changes, Program    30
Chemical & Biomedical Engineering    172, 295
Chemistry    65, 251
Chemistry, Medicinal    282
Child Development Center, New Beginnings    51
Choral Music    95
Civil Engineering    178, 304
Civil and Environmental Engineering    178, 304
Civil Engineering Technology    151
Class Attendance Regulations    33
Classification of Students    34
Class Schedule Changes    30
CLAST, College-Level Academic Skills Test    61
CLAST, Competencies Taught in Courses    59
CLEP, College Level Examination Program    30
College of Arts and Sciences    57, 246
College of Education    18, 122, 265
College of Engineering, FAMU-FSU    169, 292
College of Engineering Sciences, Technology and Agriculture    139, 260
College of Law    239
College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences    18, 163, 280
College Level Academic Skills Program (CLASP)    58
College Preparatory Program    53, 220
Commissioner of Education    vi
Community College Relations    50
Community College Scholarship    41
Community College Transfer    31
Community/School Psychology    254
Comprehensive Examinations    36
Computer Engineering    184, 308
Computer Information Science Curriculum    71
Computer Information Systems    69, 259
Conservation Program, Forestry and Natural Resources    146
Consortia Relationship/Contractual Agreement    27
Construction Engineering Technology    150
Contents, Table of     v
Continuing Education and Community Service    344
Continuing Education, School of Graduate Studies and Research    344
Cooperative Program, FAMU-FSU    29
Correspondence Study    37
Counselor Education    266
Counseling Services    45
Course Designation and Credits    34

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
Accounting    215
Administration, Office    132
Adult Education Administration    267
African American Studies    88
Agricultural Sciences/Studies    138, 262
Applied Social Sciences    247
Architectural Studies    210, 328
Biology    66, 249
Business Administration    215, 331
Cardiopulmonary Science    199
Center for Human Resources Management    76
Chemical & Biomedical Engineering    175, 295
Chemistry    69, 251
Civil Engineering    154
Civil and Environmental Engineering    178, 305
Community/School Psychology    255
Computer Information Systems    72, 260
Counselor Education    267
Criminal Justice, Department of Sociology and    108, 248
Elementary Education    116, 272
Economics    76
Educational Leadership    266, 269
Electrical and Computer Engineering    188, 309
Engineering Technology    154
English    78
Environmental Sciences Institute    238, 291
Foreign Languages    81
General Studies    222
Graphic Communication    230
Health Care Management    201
Health Information Management    205
History    88, 248
Industrial Engineering    191, 309
Journalism    227, 342
Law    240
Mathematics    93
Mechanical Engineering    193, 312
Military Science    119
Music    98
Naval Sciences    154
Nursing    234, 337
Occupational Therapy    322
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences    166, 281
Philosophy    113
Physical Education    126, 274
Physical Therapy    323
Physics    101, 253
Political Science and Public Management    88
Psychology    103, 255
Public Health    286
Religion    114
Secondary Education/Foundations    125, 279
Social Work    105, 258
Sociology    108
Visual Arts    111
Vocational Education    131, 277
Theatre    114
Course Designations and Credits    32
Course Numbering System, Statewide    357
Course Prefixes Listing    351
Courses, CLAST Competencies Taught In    59
Credit-By-Examination List    29
Credit, Recency of (Graduate)    34
Credit, Transfer    31

D

Dean’s List    33
Definitions, Florida Student    27
Definition of Terms    51
Degree Acceleration, Programs for    54
Degree Offerings    11
Degree Requirements    35
Dentistry, Pre-    54
Department of Biology    63
Department of Business and Technology Education    133, 275
Department of Chemistry    67
Department of Computer Information Systems    70, 260
Department of Economics    73
Department of Educational Leadership    266, 270
Department of Elementary Education    123, 272
Department of Electrical Engineering    185
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering    309
Department of English    77
Department of Examinations and Dean Waiver    31
Department of Foreign Languages    80
Department of Health Information Management    203
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation    129, 274
Department of History, Political Science,Geography
and African-American Studies    82
Department of Industrial Engineering    191, 313
Department of Mathematics    91
Department of Mechanical Engineering    193, 316
Department of Military Science (Army ROTC)    118
Department of Music    95
Department of Physics    100, 253
Department of Psychology    102
Department of Public Safety    47
Department of Secondary Education and Foundations      127, 279
Department of Social Work    104, 258
Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice    106
Department of Visual Arts, Humanities, and Theatre    110
Department of Vocational Education    131, 277
Departmental Student Organizations    46
Design, Landscape    140
Disabled Veterans    36
Discipline    49
Dismissal, Academic    30
Dissertation, Thesis and    36
Distinguished Scholars Award Scholarship    41
Division of Agricultural Sciences    140, 262
Division of Cardiopulmonary Science    198
Division of Continuing Education    344
Division of Engineering Sciences and Technology    148, 261
Division of Graphic Communication    228
Division of Health Care Management    200
Division of Health Information Management    203
Division of Journalism    224
Division of Naval Sciences    154
Division of Occupational Therapy    205
Division of Physical Therapy    318
Doctor of Pharmacy, Entry Level    18
Doctor of Pharmacy, Post Baccalaureate    19   
Doctoral Program, Pharmacy     166
Drug Abuse Prevention Office    51
Dual Enrollment    29
Due Process    48

E

Early Admission     15
Economics    72
Economy Meal Plan    37
Education Abroad and Exchange Programs    55
Education Administration, Adult    267
Education, Agricultural and Technology    142
Education, Business    131, 275
Education, Candidates, Provisional Teacher    22
Education, College of    22, 122, 265
Education, Continuing    344
Education, Counselor    266
Education, Early Childhood/Elementary    274
Education, Elementary    122, 272
Education Majors, Regular Teacher    22
Education, Physical, Health and Recreation, Department of    126, 275
Education, Secondary and Foundations Department of    125, 279
Education, Secondary and Intermediate School    279
Education, The Florida Board of    vi
Education, Teacher    24
Education, Vocational    131, 278
Education, Vocational-Industrial    131
Educational Leadership    265, 268
Educational Research Center for Child Development    51
Electrical Engineering    185, 308
Electronic Engineering Technology    152
Elementary Education    123, 271
Eligibility Standards, Student Teaching    22
Employment (Work Study Program)    40
Engineering, FAMU-FSU College of    172, 294
Engineering, Chemical    175, 295
Engineering, Civil    180
Engineering, Electrical    185, 309
Engineering, Industrial    191, 312
Engineering, Mechanical    192, 316
Engineering Sciences, Technology and Agriculture, College of    137, 260
Engineering Technology, Civil    151
Engineering Technology, Construction    151
Engineering Technology, Electronic    152
Engineering Sciences and Technology, Division of    148
English    77
Entomology    146, 261
Entomology and Structural Pest Control Option    144, 264
Environmental Sciences Institute    237, 290
Environmental Toxicology    283
Evening and Weekend College    219
Examinations, Comprehensive    36
Excess Hours Surcharge    40

F

Faculty and Staff    361
Fall Cancellation Policies and Procedures    42
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974    24
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering    172, 294
FAMU-FSU Cooperative Program    27
FAMU Governance    8
FAMU History    7
FAMU Mission, Values and the    8
Fee Schedule    39
Fees    37
Fees, Boarding    39
Financial Aid, Student    36
Financial Assistance    231
Financial Information    37
Financial Regulations    37
Florida Statewide Course Numbering System    357
Florida Student, Definitions    27
Florida Student Loan Forgiveness Program    43, 246
Florida Teacher Certificates    22
Food Science Option (Agriculture)    147, 261
Foreign Language Minor Program    80
Forgiveness Policy and Procedures    34
Forestry and Natural Resources Conservation Program    147
Former Students, Readmission of    19
Foundations, Secondary Education and    125, 279
Fraternities, Sororities and    47
French    81
Freshman Applicants    18

G

General Administration    vii
General Policies    14
General Education Approved Course List    54
General Education Sequence    54
General Information    7
General Regulations, Registration and    27
General Studies, School of    217
Gordon Rule Compliance    53
Governance of FAMU    8
Grade Forgiveness Policy for Graduate Students    34
Grade Point Average    32
Grading System and Grade Point Average    34
Graduate, Academic Progress Policy    35
Graduate Admissions    20, 243
Graduate Degree Programs    243
Graduate Degree Requirements    30
Graduate Feeder Scholars Program    243
Graduate Grading Policy    245
Graduate Studies and Research, School of    245
Graduation Requirements and Procedures    34
Grants    40
Graphic Conmmunication, Division of    228
Graphic Communication, School of Journalism and    224, 334
Graphic Design    229
Grievances    50
Guidance and Counseling    268

H

Health Administration, Division of    316
Health Care Management, Division of    201
Health Careers Preparatory Program    55
Health Fee, Student    49
Health Information Management, Division of    203
Health, Physical Education and Recreation    129, 274
Health Services, Students    48
Health Sciences    206
High School and Community Relations    41
Historical Overview of FAMU    11
History    83
HIV/AIDS Policy    43
Home Schooled Students    15
Honorary and Scholastic, Student Organizations    46
Honor Roll    33
Honors    33
Honors Program    55
Honors, Undergraduate    33
Horticulture, Ornamental    145
Hourly Fee Schedule    39
Housing    41
Housing and Board Agreement    38
Housing and Residence Life    41
Housing, Married Student    38
Housing, Off-Campus    38
Housing Procedure    42
Housing and Rental Rate Schedule    42
Human Resources Management, Center for    77
Humanities, Visual Arts and Theatre    108

I

Immunization Requirements    42
Industrial Arts    135, 277
Industrial Engineering    190, 312
Industry, School of Business and    213, 331
Information, General    11
Information, Release of Student    28
Information Systems, Computer and    69
Information, Veterans    35
Institute of Public Health    285
Instruction, Organization of    14
Instructional Technology    348
Instrumental Music    94
Insurance, Certificate of    216
Intermediate School Education, Secondary and    279
International Baccalaureate Program    31
International Applicants    15
International Education and Development    55
International Education and Development (Updates) Addendum    B1
International Students    33
International Studies and Scholar Services    55

J

Journalism    224
Journalism Admissions    24, 223, 342
Journalism  and Graphic Communication, School of    24, 223, 341
Judicial Affairs    47
Justice, Criminal    107
Juvenile Justice Role Model Development Project    107

L

Landscape Design and Management    141
Languages and Literature    77
Law, College of    239
Law, Pre-    86
Learning Development and Evaluation Center (LDEC)    353
Library Services    346
Life Gets Better Scholarship    40
Load, Academic    30
Loans    43
Loan Fund, Revolving (Short Term)    43


M

Magazine Production    225
Major and Minor Fields of Study    30
Major, Regular Teacher Education     22
Map, Campus    17
Marine-Navy Program    153
Married Student Housing    39
Membership and Accreditation    9
Mission Statement    8

MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMS
Adult Education Administration    267
Agricultural Sciences    138, 262
Applied Social Sciences    247
Architecture    19, 209, 327
Architectural Studies    211, 324
Biology    63, 249   
Business Administration    213, 330
Business Education    131, 276
Chemistry    251
Counselor Education    268
Elementary Education    116, 273
Educational Leadership    267, 270
Chemical Engineering    175, 294
Civil Engineering    180, 304
Community/School Psychology    255
Electrical Engineering    185, 305
Industrial Engineering    191, 309
Journalism    224, 341
Landscape Architecture    140, 328
Mechanical Engineering    193, 315
Pharmaceutical Sciences    165, 280
Physical Education    126, 274
Physics    101, 253
Public Health    286
Secondary/Intermediate School Education    125, 278
Technology Education    276
Vocational Education    131, 277
Mathematics    91
Measles Immunization Policy    45
Mechanical Engineering    193
Medical Sciences, Program (PIMS)    54
Meal Plan, Economy    40
Meal Plan, Residence Hall    38
Journalism  and Graphic Communication , School of    224, 334
Medical Sciences    54
Medicinal Chemistry    282
Medicine, Pre-    54
Military Science    119
Minor and Major    30
Music    96
Music Organizations    47

N

Natural Resources Conservation Program Forestry and    146
Naval Science, Division of    153
Navy-Marine Corps College Program    154
New Beginnings Child Development Center    47
New Student Orientation    41
Newspaper Journalism    225
Non-Academic Grievance Procedure    49
Non-Degree Registration    29
Non-Discrimination Policy Statement    8
Non-Florida Students    29
NROTC    153
Numbering System, Florida’s Statewide Course    357
Nursing, Admission to    25
Nursing, School of    25, 232, 335

O

Occupational Therapy, Division of    205, 321
Off-Campus Housing    43
Offerings, Degree    15
Office of Counseling Services    44
Office of International Education and Development    56
Office Administration    135
Officers of Administration    vii
Ombudsperson, University    47
Organization of Instruction    10
Organizations, Student    47
Orientation, New Student    50
Ornamental Horticulture Option    146
Other Health Services    48
Other Scholarships    39
Overview of Current Services    44

P

Palmetto Street Complex    38
Parking and Traffic    51
Payment, Advance Room    38
Payments, Board    38
Pest Control, Structural    144
Petitioning for Readmission    30
Pharmaceutics    283
Pharmaceutical Sciences    280
Pharmacology/Toxicology    282
Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of    164, 280
Pharmacy, Doctor of    166
Pharm.D.    24, 166
Philosophy and Religion    112
Photography    229
Physical Education, Recreation and Health    129, 274
Physical Plant    10
Physical Therapy, Division of    323
Physics    100, 253
Placement, Career Development and    45
Plant, Physical    15
Plant Science    262
Policy, HIV/AIDS    49
Policy and Procedures, Forgiveness    35
Policy, Repayment    45
Policy, University Refunds    40
Policy Statements    iii
Policy Statement, Non-Discrimination    14
Policy on Transfer of Credit    33
Political Science    84
Polkinghorn Village    38
Pre-Dentistry    54
Pre-K/Primary Education    125, 273
Pre-Law    86
Pre-Medicine    54
Pre-Teacher Education Courses    122
Pre-Veterinary Medicine    54
Pre-Veterinary Program    54
President’s Scholars Award    40
Printing Management    229
Printing Production Technology    229
Privacy Act, Family Educational Rights and    28
Probation, Academic    28
Professional Education Core Courses    122
Program Changes    30
Programs for Degree Acceleration    55
Program for Registered Nurses    234
Progress, Academic    30
Provisional Teacher Education Candidates    22
Provisions, FAMU General Catalog    iii
Psychology    102
Psychology, Community/School    254
Public Management    88
Public Relations    226
Purpose, Statements of    12

R

Readmission of Former Students    16
Recreation, Health, Physical Education, and    126, 274
Recreational Programs, Social and    51
Recruitment and Scholarship    50
Refund Policy    40
Refund of Title IV Programs Funds Policy    44
Regents, Board of    vi
Registered Nurses Program    234
Registered Pharmacist Licensure, Fla.    167
Registrar, Office of the University    27
Registration    26
Registration, Cancellation of    27
Registration and General Regulations    23
Registration, Non-Degree    29
Registration Requirements and  Procedures    28
Regular Faculty    355
Regular Teacher Education Majors    22
Regulations, Class Attendance    34
Regulations, Due Process    46
Regulations, Financial    38
Regulations, General    23
Reinstatement    30
Release of Student Information    28
Religion and Philosophy    114
Religious Student Organizations    46
Repayment Policy    45
Rent, Room    38
Repeat Course Surcharge    37
Requirements, Associate Degree    35
Requirements, Graduation    35
Requirements and Procedures (Registration)    29
Requirements, Special Admissions    22
Research, School of Graduate Studies and    245
Resident, Requirements    23
Residence Halls and Meal Plan    38
Residence Life: Living and Learning    50
Responsibilities, Student    49
Returning Students, Housing Procedures    38
Revolving Loan Fund    40
Rights, Student    44
Room Payment, Advance    38
Room Rent    38
ROTC, Army    119
Retail Management, Certificate Program    76

S

Schedule, Hourly Fee    39
Scholarships    38
Scholarship, President’s    36
Scholarships, Other    36, 139
Scholastic and Honorary Organizations    46
School/Community Psychology    255
School of Allied Health Sciences    18, 198, 316
School of Architecture    20, 208, 326
School of Business and Industry    20, 212, 325
School of General Studies    218
School of Graduate Studies and Research    242
School of Journalism  and Graphic Communication    20, 224, 334
School of Nursing    20, 233, 328
Science, Actuarial    93
Science, Animal    140, 245
Science, Food    145, 245
Science, Plant    139, 245
Sciences, College of Arts and    57, 139, 248
Sciences, Engineering, Technology, and Agriculture, College of    137, 260
Sciences, School of Allied Health    23, 198, 250
Secondary and Intermediate School Education    278
Secondary Education and Foundations    125, 278
Service Student Organizations    46
Services, Instructional Media    341
Services, Library    346
Services, Student Health    48
Small Business Development Center    350
Social and Recreational Programs    51
Social Science, Applied    248
Social Science Education    88
Social Work    104, 257
Sociology    106
Sociology and Criminal Justice    106
Sororities and Fraternities    46
Spanish    80
Special Academic Programs    55
Special Admissions    18
Special Admissions Reconsideration of Denial    21
Special Programs and Services    47
Special Programs “Title III & Title IV (TRIO) Programs”    350
Speech    76
Spring Cancellation Policies and Procedures    42
Staff, Administrative and Professional    369
Staff, Faculty and    361
Standards of Academic Progress, Veteran Students    36
Standards, Student Teaching Eligibility    22
State Board of Education    vi
Statements of Purpose    8
Statewide Course Numbering System    350
Structural Pest Control, Entomology and     144
Student Academic Support System (SASS)    218
Student Accounts    38
Student Activities    45
Student Affairs    41
Student Financial Aid    38
Student Consumer Rights and Responsibilities    48
Student Health Fee    43
Student Health Service    41
Student Information, Release of    28
Student Organizations    46
Student Records Management Procedures    49
Student Responsibilities    44, 49
Student Rights    44, 49
Student Right to Know Act    26
Student Services    45
Student Support Services    218
Student Teaching Eligibility Standards    18
Student Teaching Requirements    18
Students, Classification of    34
Students, Florida    27
Students, Non-Florida    27
Students, Readmission of Former    19   
Students, Transfer    44
Studies, General    218
Studies, Graduate    245
Summer Cancellation Policies and Procedures    42
Summer Term    34
Surveying    150
Suspension, Academic    30

T

Table of Contents    v
Teacher Certificates, Florida    22, 118
Teacher Education    22
Teacher Education, Admission to    22
Technology Education, Business    134, 277
Technology Highlights    45
Teacher Education Majors, Regular    22, 118
Teaching Eligibility Standards, Student    22, 118
Technology, Construction Engineering    148
Technology, Civil Engineering    150
Technology Electronic Engineering    151
Technology Education, Vocational-Industrial    131
Technology Education, Business    134, 276
Test, CLAST    52
Test, CLEP    31
Theatre     112
Theatre Education    112
Therapy, Occupational    205
Therapy, Physical    343
Thesis    36
Title III Activities    350
Title IV Programs    44, 350
Title IV Programs Refund Formula    45
Toxicology, Environmental    283
Transfer Applicants    19
Transfer of Credits    29
Transfer Students    44
Transient Students    15
Tuition-Free Courses    28

U

Undergraduate-Academic Progress Policy    28
Undergraduate Transfer Admissions    23
Undergraduate Transfer Applicants    15
University Calendar    1
University History    11
University Libraries    346
University Ombudsperson    47
University Police Department    51
University Refund Policy    37
University Registrar    27
University Union    47
Upward Bound    245

V

Values and the FAMU Mission    12
Veteran Students    36
Veterans Information    36
Veterinary, Medicine Program, Pre-    63
Vision Statement    8
Visual Arts    110
Visual Arts, Humanities, and Theatre    110
Vocational Education    131, 277
Vocational Education, Department of    131
Vocational-Industrial Technology Education    131

W

War Orphan Educational Assistance    36
Weekend College, Evening and    219
Withdrawal from Courses    31
Withdrawal from the University    31
Work, Social    105, 256
Workstudy Programs    40
Writing, Minor    77