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2014-2015 Catalog 
2014-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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  • As of June 1, 2015, MAT 142  - College Mathematics has been updated to reflect being designated as a  course: MAT 1142.
  • As of June 1, 2015, MAT 212  - Brief Calculus has been updated to reflect being designated as a  course: MAT 2212.
  • As of April 3, 2015, the prerequisite, course description, and credit breakdown have been changed for NUR 135  and NUR 235 .
  • As of December 11, 2014, the Welding Technology, AAS (WLDTD)  suggested pathway has been temporarily removed from the program of study page, pending revisions.
  • As of December 9, 2014, SOC 132 - Social Problems In Modern Society  has been updated to reflect being designated as a course: SOC 2250.
  • As of November 17, 2014, the Healthcare Information Technician Program Matrix has been updated to reflect suggested guidelines for program completion, specifically MEA 100  has been moved to Semester 3, and HES 129  has been moved to Semester 2.
  • As of September 5, 2014, the prerequisite for EDU 250  has changed from a minimum COMPASS reading score of 70 or successful completion of PCS 021 to enroll, to Student must hold current teaching license.
  • As of September 3, 2014, the withdrawal process steps have changed. This information can be found in the and Academic Policies  and Student Handbook  section(s) of this catalog.
  • As of August 27, 2014, the prerequisite for   has changed from a minimum COMPASS reading score of 70 to no prerequisite to enroll.
  • As of August 15, 2014, the prerequisite for ECE 160 - Early Childhood Development  and ECE 161 - Health, Safety, and Nutrition for the Young Child  has changed from PCS 023  to PCS 021 .
  • As of August 4, 2014, course prerequisites that noted permission of academic chair were changed to permission of subject area associate dean.
  • As of July 23, 2014, the Biology AP (Advanced Placement) exam scores have been modified on the Advanced Placement  table. For a Biology AP exam score of 3, BIO 100 - Biology Concepts with Lab , would be the MCC course equivalency. For a Biology AP exam score of 4 or 5,  BIO 181 - General Biology I (Majors) with Lab  and BIO 182 - General Biology II (Majors) with Lab  would be the MCC course equivalencies.
  • As of June 10, 2014, MCC has added a NEW transferable course, PSY 290A - Research Methods . This course satisfies a psychology requirement in our established ASU TAG agreements for the Psychology, BS and BA degrees.
  • As of May 5, 2014, ACC 120 - Using QuickBooks  prerequisite was changed to reflect the approved curriculum submission.
  • The MCC Catalog-Student Handbook Survey is available in order to seek additional user feedback and recommendations.
  • The MCC Student Handbook  has been added as a tab on the catalog menu navigation pane (located on the left side of page).
  • Effective with this catalog, degree declaration codes are now included in the title of each program.
  • MCC has begun a process where each degree or certificate program will recommend courses term by term for optimal completion of the degree or certificate. This recommendation, called a pathway, should be useful to students when creating their academic plan. A full list of course options, not just those in the pathway, is listed in degree or certificate program of study found in the body of this catalog. More degrees and certificates will add pathways as they are completed.
  • The (Student) Grievance Process steps have been updated in regards to grade and non-grade related grievances, and can be found in the Student Handbook  and Academic Policies  section(s) of this catalog.

The following curriculum changes were approved for the 2014-15 academic year (unless otherwise noted). For an all-inclusive summary of approved curriculum changes, see the Committee Proceedings webpage. For specific course packages by prefix, see the Catalogs and Schedules webpage.

Modified Courses

 Modified Programs

New Courses

New Programs

Retired Courses

Effective Immediately
  • CDA 195 - Special Topics in Child Development
  • CHM 140 - Fundamental Organic and Biological Chemistry
  • CIS 140 - InDesign Desktop Publishing
  • CIS 261 - Computer Support Services
  • FSC 110 - Fire Fighter Academy
Effective May 2015

Retired Programs

  • No programs were retired for the 14-15 academic year. 

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