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2011-2012 Academic Catalog 
2011-2012 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

2011-2012 Academic Catalog

California State University, Stanislaus


One University Circle
Turlock, CA  95382

Admissions Office: 209-667-3152 
(or Graduate School Office: 209-667-3129)

California State University, Stanislaus serves the San Joaquin Valley, one of the fastest growing areas in the country. Widely recognized for its quality academic


programs, the University has 12 nationally accredited programs and approximately 265 full-time faculty. The University offers more than 100 majors, minors, and areas of concentration; 24 graduate programs plus an Executive MBA and a doctoral program in Educational Leadership; seven post-graduate credentials; and six certificate programs serving 8,305 students. New instruction facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences, and performing arts.

CSU Stanislaus was recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities as one of 12 public universities nationwide that demonstrate exceptional performance in retention and graduation rates. U.S. News and World Report ranked CSU Stanislaus as one of “The Top 15 Public Universities in the West” in its America’s Best Colleges ratings. The University is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HIS) by the U.S. Department of Education, and CSU Stanislaus has received national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 373 colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review.

This catalog includes information concerning Admission, Enrollment, Fees & Financial Aid, Campus Life, Policies & Procedures, Programs, and Course Offerings for the 2011-12 Academic Year.