STARS System Updates and Changes
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The STARS Transfer Guide System is continually updated according to the policy decisions of the AGSC. As a result, the content found on each guide could change or be updated without prior notice. Below you will find a chronological list of changes that have occurred since the Fall of 1998. Please check this page for the latest updates and corrections to the STARS System. If you have a question about a program or if you would like to know the status of a program, please contact us.

SYSTEM UPDATE/CHANGE CODE DESCRIPTIONS:

= CORRECTION OR REVISION TO AN EXISTING GUIDE
= NEW GUIDE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH STARS
= NEW COURSES ADDED TO AN EXISTING GUIDE
= OTHER CHANGE OR UPDATE





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2019
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EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
03/26/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Geospatial and Environmental Informatics (AU Only)" was updated. In Area V, students may now choose one course from BUS 260, BUS 271, and MTH 265.
02/27/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Natural Resources Management (AU Only)" was updated. In Area V, students may now choose one course from BUS 260, BUS 271, and MTH 265. Free elective hours were decrease from 8 to 6 hours.
02/27/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Sustainable Biomaterials and Packaging (AU Only)" was updated. In Area V, students may now choose one course from BUS 260, BUS 271, and MTH 265. Free elective hours were decrease from 8 to 3 hours.
02/27/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Wildlife Ecology & Management (AU Only)" was updated. In Area V, students may now choose one course from BUS 260, BUS 271, and MTH 265. Also, students may now select a course from GLY 101, PHY 120, and PHY 201.
02/27/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Wildlife Enterprise Management (AU Only)" was updated. The Philosophy/Ethics requirement was moved from Area V to Area II. Due to this, students no longer have a choice of a Literature sequence and must take a History sequence in Area IV. In Area V, students now have a choice between CUA 101 and HMM 105. CUA 111, HEC 140, and PED 224 were added as options. ECO 232 and HMM 252 are now required courses.
02/22/2019
The STARS guide for "Textile Management and Technology (AU Only)" has been removed from the system. Auburn University no longer offers this major.
02/19/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Interior Architecture (AU Only)" was updated in order to bring it in line with the "Architecture (AU Only)" STARS guide. In Area II, a Philosophy / Ethics requirement was added. Students must now select one course from IDS 102, PHL 106, or PHL 206. In Area III, MTH 115 Precalculus Algebra & Trigonometry was added as an option. Also, the Physics requirement was changed from PHY 201 to a choice of sequence between PHY 201 and PHY 202 or PHY 213 and PHY 214. In Area IV, students are now required to take a history sequence. In Area V, CIS 198 and CIS 145 were replaced with CIS 207 and CIS 208..
02/19/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Building Science (AU Only)" was updated. In Area II, a Philosophy / Ethics requirement was added. Students must now select one course from IDS 102, PHL 106, or PHL 206. In Area III, the Physics requirement was changed from PHY 201 and PHY 202 to a choice of sequence between PHY 201 and PHY 202 or PHY 213 and PHY 214. In Area IV, students are now required to take a history sequence as well as ECO 231 and ECO 232. In Area V, GLY 101 Introduction to Geology I was removed as an option.
02/15/2019

The following guides were added to the website:

  • Engineering - Architectural (UA Only)
  • Engineering - Construction (UA Only)
  • Engineering - Environmental (UA Only)
02/08/2019
Guide for "Law & Justice (AU Only)" was added to the website.
02/08/2019
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Engineering - Biosystems (AU Only)" was updated. In Area II, the Philosophy requirement (PHL 106) was replaced by Ethics (IDS 102 or PHL 206). In Area III, the Physics requirement was changed from PHY 201 to PHY 213. In Area IV, the "remaining hours" section was narrowed to only include ANT 200, ECO 231, POL 200, POL 211, PSY 200, and SOC 200.
02/05/2019
Guide for "Wildlife Enterprise Management (AU Only)" was added to the website.
2018
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EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/27/2018
Guide for "Health Care Management / Health Services Administration" was added to the website.
11/13/2018
Guide for "Neuroscience" was added to the website.
11/13/2018
REVISION: The template and STARS guide for "Forestry" was updated. Students may now choose between a Literature and History sequence (in Area II and Area IV). The requirement in Area II of an Ethics course has been removed. In Area V, the choice of Chemistry sequences was removed and all students must now take CHM 111 & 112.
11/05/2018

The following guides were added to the website:

  • Biotechnology - Applied/Plant
  • Geospatial and Environmental Informatics (AU Only)
  • Sustainable Biomaterials and Packaging (AU Only)
10/30/2018
REVISION: JSU was removed from "Liberal Arts/Stuides" STARS guide and added to the "Interdisciplinary Stuides " STARS guide at their request.
10/30/2018
Guide for "Interdisciplinary Stuides" was added to the website.
10/30/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Environmental Studies (UM Only)" has been revised in Area II and V. In Area II, GRN 201, GRN 202, HUM101, HUM 102, HUM 299, HUM 299-01, HUM 299-02, HUM 299-03, IDH 106, IDH 208, IDH 214, IDS 102, JPN 101, JPN 102, REL 100, REL 151, and REL 152 were added as options. In Area V, BIO 201 and BIO 202 were added as options.
09/24/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Advertising (UA Only)" has been revised in Area II and V. In Area II, a literature sequence is now required. In Area V, MCM 203 was added as a requirement and the remaining hours in Area V may now be completed from approved courses in Area II-IV not already taken.
09/19/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Wildlife Ecology and Management (AU Only)" has been revised in Area V. CHM 111, CHM 112, MTH 265 along with a choice of PHY 201 or 213 are now required. The remaining 8 SH are electives taken from Areas I-IV that have not already been taken.
09/19/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Natural Resources Management (AU Only)" has been revised in Area V. CHM 111 and 112, along with MTH 265 are now required courses. The remaining 8 SH are electives taken from Areas I-IV that have not already been taken.
09/13/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Natural Resources Management (AU Only)" has been revised. In Area II, the Philosphy/Ethics requirement was removed and replaced with a 3 SH Speeh requirement. In Area III, MTH 120 and 125 were removed and MTH 113 (Precalculus Trigonometry) was added as the entry level math.
09/13/2018
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Wildlife Ecology and Management (AU Only)" has been revised. In Area II, the Philosphy/Ethics requirement was removed and replaced with a 3 SH Speeh requirement. In Area III, MTH 120 was removed leaving MTH 125 (Calculus I) as the entry level math.
08/29/2018
The STARS guide for "Laboratory Technology (AU Only)" has been renamed "Laboratory Sciences (AU Only)".
08/28/2018
The STARS guide for "Emergency Management (JSU Only)" has been updated. Changes have been made in Area V and provide students with a large selection of courses to choose from. See Area V in the template here.
08/17/2018
Guide for "Food Science" was added to the website.
08/13/2018
Guide for "Science (General, Non-Teaching, Comprehensive)" was added to the website.
08/10/2018
The STARS guide for "Agronomy and Soils (AU Only)" has been renamed "Crop and Soil Sciences (AU Only)".
08/03/2018
The STARS guide for "Polymer and Fiber Engineering (AU Only)" has been removed from the system. Auburn University no longer offers this major.
08/03/2018
REMOVAL: Auburn University has been removed from the "Religious Studies" STARS guide. Auburn no longer offers this major.
07/10/2018
REMOVAL: UAB has been removed from the "Clinical Lab Sciences/Medical Technology" STARS guide. UAB no longer offers this major at the baccalaureate level.
07/10/2018
The University of Montevallo was added to the "Journalism" major.
05/18/2018
REMOVAL: The STARS guide for "Food Science (AA&MU Only)" has been temporarily removed from the system as they work on updates.
2017
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EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
12/06/2017
REMOVAL: The STARS guide for "Exercise Science and Wellness (JSU Only)" has been removed from the system. The new "Kinesiology & Exercise Science" added on Dec 1, 2017 contains the requirements for this major at JSU.
12/01/2017
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Kinesiology" has been replace with "Kinesiology & Exercise Science". Extensive changes were made in order to satisfy requirements at multiple institutions.
11/17/2017
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Mathematics" has been updated to meet current requirements. Changes were made in Area III (added a note to MTH 112 and removed MTH 120, MTH 237 and MTH 238) and Area V (Added MTH 237 and 238 as options).
10/18/2017

REVISION: Updated STARS guides to meet current requirements for for the following majors:

  • Horticulture (AU Only) -- (Updated Area V)
  • Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences -- (AU Only) (Name change from "Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures" and Updated Area V)
  • Poultry Science (AU ONLY) --(Updated Area III, IV, and V)
10/18/2017
Guide for "Agricultural Science (AU Only)" was added to the website.
08/03/2017
The University of South Alabama no longer offers "Cyber Assuance" as a major. The STARS guide has been removed.
04/24/2017
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Architecture (AU Only)" and "Industrial Design (AU ONLY)" have been updated to meet current requirements.
04/24/2017
Guide for "Environmental Design (AU Only)" put on-line.
02/07/2017
Jacksonville State University has been removed from the "Technology, Industrial Technology or Engineering Technology" STARS guide at this time. They will be added back in the future, pending the ratification of the updated template.
01/25/2017
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) was added as an institution that now offers Kinesiology. The STARS guide requirements were unchanged. Now students may transfer these credits to either UAB or the University of Montevallo.
01/20/2017
Alabama Southern Community College, Faulkner State Community College, and Jeff Davis Community College were combined into one single institution now called Coastal Alabama Community College.
2016
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
08/11/2016
Guide for "Instructional Design & Performance Improvement (USA Only)" and "Environmental Studies (UM Only)" put on-line.
04/22/2016
REVISION: The STARS guide for "Horticulture (AU Only)" has been updated to meet current requirements.
01/22/2016
Added the Alabama A&M University to the Animal Sciences guide.
2015
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/15/2015

REVISION: The following guides have been updated to meet current requirements:

  • Hospitality, Sport, and Tourism Management (Troy Only)
  • Human Services (Troy Only)
  • Interpreter Training (Troy Only)
  • Resources and Technology Management (Troy Only)
  • Surveying and Geomatic Sciences (Troy Only)
10/09/2015

REVISION: The following guides have been updated to meet current requirements:

  • Agricultural Business and Economics (Auburn Only)
  • Agronomy and Soils (Auburn Only)
  • Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures (Auburn Only)
  • Poultry Science (Auburn Only)
09/23/2015
Added a new two-year community college course to all applicable guides. The course is HUM 299 PTK Honors (3 SH) in Area II.
07/22/2015
Guide for "Global Studies in Human Sciences (AU Only)" put on-line.
03/26/2015
Added the Trenholm State Technical College to the system.
01/05/2015
Added the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) to the Biomedical Sciences guide.
2014
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/24/2014
Guide for "Radiologic Sciences (USA Only)" was updated. PHY 120 was added in Area V.
11/24/2014
"Respiratory Therapy/Cardiopulmonary Science (USA Only)" updated. Note was changed in Area V to limit students from taking more than 19 SH.
10/13/2014
The Troy University was added to the "Physics" STARS guide.
10/09/2014
The University of Alabama was removed from the "Art Education" STARS guide.
08/14/2014
Guide for "Urban and Regional Planning (AAMU Only)" put on-line.
07/08/2014

REVISION: The following guides have been updated to meet current requirements:

  • Behavioral Science (Athens Only)
  • Career Technical Education (Athens Only)
  • Health Science (Athens Only)
  • Public Safety and Health Administration (Athens Only)

For information on the specific changes, go to http://stars.troy.edu/contact_us.html and submit a request.

05/13/2014
The Athens State University was removed from the "General Science Education: Middle/High School " STARS guide.
04/02/2014
The University of South Alabama was added to the "Hotel, Restaurant, and Hospitality Management" STARS guide.
03/17/2014

The following guides were added to the system:

  • Cyber Assurance (USA Only)
  • Emergency Medical Services (USA Only)
  • Health Informatics (USA Only)
  • Professional Health Sciences (USA Only)
  • Resources and Technology Management (Troy Only)
02/17/2014
UAB has been removed from the "Respiratory Therapy/Cardio Scence" STARS guide. UAB now only offers this program at the graduate level. The guide was renamed to "Respiratory Therapy/Cardio Scence (USA Only)" since the University of South Alabama is the only remaining institution to offer this program at the undergraduate level.
02/03/2014
The "Food Science & Technology (AAMU Only)" STARS guide was renamed to "Food Science (AAMU Only)".
2013
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/18/2013
Guide for "Family & Consumer Sciences / Human Environmental Sciences " put on-line. This guide replaced "Family and Consumer Sciences", "Family and Consumer Sciences (UM Only)", and "Human Environmental Sciences (UNA Only)" STARS guides.
11/18/2013
Guide for "Human Development and Family Studies" put on-line. This guide replaced "Human Development and Family Studies (AU Only)" and Human Development and Family Studies (UA Only)" STARS guides.
11/18/2013
Guide for "Public Health (UAB Only) " put on-line.
11/12/2013
Alabama State University was added on the "Sociology" guide.
11/07/2013
Guide for "Hospitality, Sport, and Tourism Management (Troy Only) " put on-line. This guide replaced "Sport & Fitness Management (Troy Only)" STARS guide.
09/26/2013
UAB is phasing out the following programs or are moving them from baccalaureate to graduate level programs:

"Health Information Management"
"Health Sciences"
"Nuclear Medicine Technology"

They have all been removed from the STARS System.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Apparel and Textiles " put on-line. This guide replaces "Apparel Mer., Design, & Prod. Manage. (AU Only)" and "Apparel and Textiles (UA Only)" which have been removed from the system.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Forestry" put on-line. This guide replaces "Forest Management/Forest Science (AAMU Only)" and "Forestry (AU Only)" which have been removed from the system.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Nutrition" put on-line. This guide replaces "Nutrition (AU Only)" and "Food and Nutrition (UA Only)" which have been removed from the system.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Interior Design" put on-line. This guide replaces "Interior Design (AU Only)" and "Interior Design (UA Only)" which have been removed from the system.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Hotel, Restaurant, and Hospitality Management" put on-line. This guide replaces "Hotel & Restaurant Management (AU Only)" and "Restaurant and Hospitality Management (UA Only)" which have been removed from the system.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Food Science & Technology (AAMU Only)" was updated. Additional math choices were added to Area III.
08/12/2013
Guide for "Kinesiology (UM Only)" put on-line.
03/06/2013
TEMPORARY REVISION: The University of Montevallo has been removed from the "Physical Education" STARS guide. The following note has temporarily been placed on the "Physical Education" guide to assist students.

03/06/2013 NOTE: The University of Montevallo no longer offers a major in Physical Education. Their program is called KINESIOLOGY. It has different requirements and learning outcomes from the normal physical education program. At the current time, the KINESIOLOGY transfer guide is not available. It should be available in late July of 2013. In the meantime, if you are interested in the KINESIOLOGY program at the University of Montevallo, please contact:

Mr. Greg Embry
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
admissions@montevallo.edu
http://go.montevallo.edu/
or call 205-665-6030
02/19/2013
REVISION: Area V has been updated on the STARS guide for "Wildlife Ecology and Management (AU Only)". Students who chose to take CHM 111 and CHM 112, were also required to take either CHM 221 or CHM 234. This requirement has been removed and students can now just complete CHM 111 and CHM 112.
02/19/2013
REVISION: On 02/05/2013 Alabama A & M University was removed from the "Animal/Dairy Science" STARS guide. This left Auburn University as the only institution with this major. The major is now listed as Auburn Only and the STARS guide name has been changed to "Animal Sciences (AU Only)".
02/05/2013
REVISION: "Agribusiness Economics (AAMU Only)"" STARS guide has been removed from the system. Alabama A&M University no longer offers this program.
02/05/2013
REVISION: Alabama A & M University was removed from the "Animal/Dairy Science" and "Music Education (Middle/High School)" STARS guides. Alabama A&M University no longer offers these programs.
2012
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/22/2012
Guide for "Environmental Science" has been updated. The previous Environmental Science guide which supported programs at Troy, UA, and UWA was combined with the AAMU and AU Environmental Science guides. All institutions now work from the same Environmental Science guide.
10/22/2012
Guide for "Liberal Arts/Studies " put on-line.
08/15/2012
Guide for "Natural Resources Management (AU Only)" put on-line.
08/10/2012
Guide for "Integrated Marketing Communication (UWA Only)" put on-line.
08/08/2012
Guide for "Agricultural Economics (AU Only)" has been renamed to "Agricultural Business and Economics (AU Only)." In Area II, students are now required to take an Ethics course (IDS 102 or PHL 206) and a Speech Communication course (SPH 106 or SPH 107). In Area IV, students are now required to complete a History sequence and SOC 200. Area V, BUS 271 and BUS 272 are now required along with 1 SH of a free elective.
08/08/2012
Guide for "Wildlife Sciences (AU Only)" has been renamed to "Wildlife Ecology and Management (AU Only)." In Area II and Area IV, students are no longer required to take both a literature sequence and history sequence (they may now choose one or the other). In Area III, MTH 120 was added as an option. In Area IV, sections of this area have been limited to specific courses (too much to list here), but students still have a wide range of courses to choose from. In Area V, SPH 106 and 107 were added as options along with PHY 201 and 213, and CHM 104 and 105.
08/07/2012
Guide for "Fisheries Science (AU Only)" has been renamed to "Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures (AU Only)." With the name change, there were also content updates. In Area II, students must take an ethics course (IDS 102 or PHL 206) and a speech communications course (SPH 106 or SPH 107). In Area IV, a history sequence is now required. Area V now includes a General Fish and Pre-Vet Track with updated requirements for each.
08/06/2012
Guide for "Public Administration (AU Only) " was updated. In Area II, only 3 SH or literature is now required, Speech is now required (added SPH 106 or SPH 107 as choices), and PHL 106 was added as an option. In Area IV, HIS 101 and HIS 102 were removed as options, ECO 232 is now required, SOC 200 was removed, and POL 200 and POL 211 were added as options. In Area V, JAP 101 and JAP 102 were removed and MTH 265 is now required.
08/06/2012
Guide for "Industrial Hygiene (UNA Only) " was updated. In Area V, BIO 104 was removed and MTH 126, MTH 265, BIO 220, CHM 221, and CHM 222 were added as choices.
07/30/2012
Guide for "Emergency Management (JSU Only) " was updated. In Area II, Introductory foreign languages were added as an option. In Area III, the math requirement was lowered to accept MTH 110. And, in Area V, the total number of hours needed to complete the area was lowered from 23 to 19.
07/26/2012
Guide for "Nuclear Medicine Technology (UAB Only) " was updated. In Area V, BIO 230 Human Pathophysiology was added as an additional choice for students.
07/25/2012
Guide for "Business (All Business Majors)" was updated. In Area V, BUS 210 and BUS 248 were removed.
07/25/2012
Guide for "Engineering - Biomedical (UAB Only)" was updated. In Area V, CIS 251 was removed and replaced by CHM 221.
05/18/2012
Guide for "Rehabilitation Services Education (AU Only)" was renamed to "Rehabilitation and Disability Studies (AU Only)".
05/18/2012
Guide for "Health Promotion (AU Only)" was renamed to "Physical Activity and Health (AU Only)". ECO 232 (Principles of Microeconomics) was also removed from Area V.
05/18/2012
REVISION: UAB has removed "Cytotechnology (UAB Only) " from the STARS web site . UAB no longer offers this program as an undergraduate degree. It has been replaced by a track in the Clinical Laboratory Science master's degree.
05/15/2012
Guide for "Biomedical Sciences (USA Only)" was updated. SOC 210 was added as an option in Area IV.
03/21/2012
Guide for "Environmental Science (AAMU Only) " and "Food Science & Technology (AAMU Only)" were brought on -line.
02/21/2012
REVISION: UAB was removed from the "Economics BA " STARS guide. UAB no longer offers this program.
2011
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
09/14/2011
REVISION: "Family and Consumer Sciences (JSU Only)" is now a shared template between AAMU and JSU. It has been renamed "Family and Consumer Sciences" and AAMU has been added at the bottom of the STARS guide where it lists the institutions that offer this program.
08/11/2011
REVISION: "Engineering - Biomedical (UAB Only)" was updated in Area V. MTH 265 was removed and replaced with MTH 237 Linear Algebra.
06/10/2011
Guide for "Interdisciplinary Arts (UWA Only) " put on-line.
04/05/2011
REVISION: "Nutrition & Food Science (AU Only)" was replaced by "Nutrition (AU Only)". For specific information on the "Nutrition (AU Only)" requirements view the approved templates here.
03/08/2011
REVISION: "Poultry Science (AU Only)" was revised to reflect new requirements. For specific information on the new requirements view the approved templates here.
2010
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
08/02/2010
REVISION: "Information Systems (USA Only)" and "Information Technology (USA Only)" both were revised in Area V. For specific information on the new requirements view the approved templates here.
05/17/2010
Guide for "International Studies " put on-line. Students may now transfer to AUM, UA, UAB, and USA.
05/17/2010
REVISION:"International Studies (UAB Only)" has been removed from the system and replaced with a new "International Studies" template and STARS guide. The new template and STARS guide were compiled by AUM, UA, UAB, and USA.
05/17/2010
REVISION: "Information Systems (USA Only)" and "Information Technology (USA Only)" both were revised in Area V. For specific information on the new requirements view the approved templates here.
05/11/2010
REVISION: On 05/06/2010, the AGSC approved changes that were recommended by the Communication Studies and Mass Communication academic committees. This change affected SPH 116 on all STARS guides. SPH 116 has officially been moved from an approved course in Area II to an approved course in Area IV. SPH 116 will remain in Area II until Summer 2011. SPH 116 is now listed in Area IV on the STARS guides. SPH 116 can now be accepted as transfer credit in either Areas II or IV. Beginning Fall 2011, SPH 116 will be removed from Area II and will no longer be accepted for credit in Area II unless the course was taken prior to Fall 2011.
04/01/2010
REVISION: "Biomedical Engineering (UAB Only)" guide was renamed to "Engineering - Biomedical (UAB Only)" per UAB's request. Guide contents remain the same.
03/04/2010
Guide for "Forest Management/Forest Science (AA&MU Only)" put on-line.
01/12/2010
REVISION: Auburn University was added to the list of institutions that offers Computer Science. Auburn will now appear at the bottom of the "Computer Science " STARS guide.
2009
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/18/2009
REVISION: "Instrumentation (Athens Only)" STARS guide was removed from the system. Athens no longer offers this program.
10/08/2009
REVISION: UAB was removed from the "Radiologic Sciences " STARS guide. UAB no longer offers this program.
06/08/2009
Guide for "Interpreter Training (TROY Only)" put on-line.
03/12/2009
Guides for "Information Systems (USA Only)" and "Information Technology (USA Only)" have been put on-line.
03/03/2009
Guide for "Graphic Design (AU Only)" put on-line.
02/10/2009
REVISION: "Surgical Physician Assistant (UAB ONLY) " was removed from the system. This major is no longer offered.
01/21/2009
REVISION: Athens State University was taken off of the "Physics" guide as being an institution that offers that degree. Athens State University no longer offs the "Physics" degree.
01/21/2009
REVISION: "Biosystems Engineering (AU ONLY) " was renamed to "Engineering - Biosystems (AU ONLY)". No changes were made in the template or STARS guide content.
2008
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
06/03/2008
REVISION: "Adult Education (AU ONLY) " was removed from the system. This major is no longer offered.
04/18/2008
REVISION: "Occupational Therapy" was removed from the system. This major is no longer offered at the bachelor's level.
02/06/2008
REVISION: "Criminology (AU Only)" was taken off-line because Auburn will no longer offers this major.
01/28/2008
REVISION: Sports and Fitness Management (Troy Only) was updated to reflect current requirements. For more information contact the STARS office.
2007
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/14/2007
REVISION: Two course numbers were changed on the Architecture (AU Only) guide. Both courses were in Area V and were changed as follows:
CIS 198 became CIS 207
CIS 145 became CIS 208
11/14/2007
REVISION: The University of Alabama was added to the "Environmental Science" guide as an institution that offers this major.
10/01/2007
REVISION: Troy University was taken off the following guides and no longer offers these majors: "French Education: Middle/High School", "Physics Education: Middle/High School", and Spanish Education: Middle/High School".
10/01/2007

Troy University was added to the "Music" guide.

08/14/2007
Guide for "Polymer and Fiber Engineering (AU Only)" and "Textile Management and Technology (AU Only)" were put on-line. Both these templates were approved at the March 2005 AGSC meeting, but were not put online until now. Also, the "Polymer and Fiber Engineering" template was approved by the AGSC when it was named "Fiber Engineering". The content of the template remained the same as it was when it was approved, but the name was changed to "Polymer and Fiber Engineering".
07/24/2007
REVISION: "Nuclear Medicine Technology (UAB Only)" guide was updated to reflect new requirements in Area III and Area V.
07/23/2007
REVISION: The Philosophy requirement in Area II on the "Wildlife Science (AU Only)" guide was changed from "PHL 106" to "PHL 206".
04/11/2007
REVISION: Auburn University was removed from the "Economics B.A." guide. They no longer offer this major.
03/26/2007
NEW TWO-YEAR COURSE added to all guides where applicable. "REL 100 World Religions "is now available in AREA II.
03/15/2007
REVISION: Auburn University was removed from the "Biology Education", "History Education", and "Social Studies Education" guide. They no longer offer this major.
2006
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/04/2006
REVISION: The University of South Alabama was added back on the "Computer Science" guide. Also, the guides for "Information Systems (USA Only)" and "Information Technology (USA Only)" have been removed from the system. Students should now obtain the "Computer Science" guide and choose the track that best suits them upon transfer.
01/31/2006
REVISION: The University of South Alabama was removed from the "Computer Science" guide. USA's Computer Science degree is offered through their engineering program.
01/31/2006
REVISION: "Information Science (USA Only)" has been renamed to "Information Systems (USA Only)". The guide was otherwise unaltered.
01/27/2006
Updated: The following guides have been updated to reflect the latest requirements:
  • Geomatics (Troy Only)
  • Meteorology (USA Only)
2005
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/11/2005
Updated: The following guides have been updated to reflect the latest requirements:
  • Chemistry - (Area V changes)
  • Chemistry Education (Middle/High School) - (Area III and V changes)
09/20/2005
Updated: The following guides have been updated to reflect the latest requirements:
  • Art Education
  • Biology Education
  • French Education
  • Geography Education
  • German Education
  • History Education
  • Math Education
  • Music Education
  • Spanish Education
03/31/2005
REVISION: "Recreation Administration (JSU Only)" was renamed to "Recreation Leadership (JSU Only)" and was updated to reflect new requirements.
03/22/2005
REVISION: "Dance (UA Only)", "Food and Nutrition (UA Only)", "General Studies in Human Environmental Sciences (UA Only)", and "Interior Design (UA Only)" has been updated to reflect new requirements.
03/14/2005
REVISION: "Restaurant and Hospitality Management (UA Only)" has been updated to reflect new requirements.
03/10/2005
CORRECTION: The guide for "Textile Eng/Textile Chem/Textile Mgt&Tech (AU Only)" has been removed from the guide listing. This program is being broken into separate templates and guides. The new templates and guides will be added to the system as soon as they become available.
02/24/2005
Guide for "Exercise Science and Wellness (JSU Only) " put on-line.
02/23/2005
Guide for "Emergency Management (JSU Only) " put on-line.
02/14/2005
REVISION: "Agricultural Economics (AU Only)", Agronomy and Soils (AU Only)", "Fisheries Science (AU Only)", "Horticulture (AU Only)" and "Poultry Science (AU Only)" have been updated to reflect new requirements.
02/14/2005
Guide for "Family and Consumer Sciences (JSU Only) " put on-line.
2004
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/09/2004
REVISION: "Architecture (AU Only)", "Building Science (AU Only)", "Industrial Design (AU Only)", and "Interior Architecture (AU Only)" have been updated to reflect new requirements.
11/08/2004
REVISION: "Apparel Merchandising, Design, & Production Management (AU Only)", "Applied Mathematics (AU Only)", "Hotel & Restaurant Management (AU Only)", "Human Development & Family Studies (AU Only)", "Interior Design (AU Only)", and "Nutrition & Food Science (AU Only)" have been updated to reflect new requirements.
10/27/2004
REVISION: Behavioral Science (Athens Only), Health Science (Athens Only), Public Safety & Health Administration (Athens Only), and Instrumentation (Athens Only) have been updated to reflect new requirements. Most all the changes were in Area V.
10/27/2004
REVISION: The guide for "Agricultural Communications (AU Only)" is no longer offered at Auburn University and has been taken off-line.
07/29/2004
REVISION: The guide for "Applied Discrete Mathematics (AU Only)" is no longer offered at Auburn University and has been taken off-line .
07/27/2004
REVISION: "Consumer Sciences (UA Only)" was updated to reflect new requirements in Areas III and V.
07/27/2004
REVISION: "Apparel and Textiles (UA Only)" was updated to reflect new requirements in Areas II, III, and V.
07/27/2004
REVISION: "Behavioral Science (Athens Only)" was updated to reflect new requirements in Area V.
07/22/2004
REVISION: "Human Environmental Sciences (UNA Only) " was updated to reflect new requirements in Area V.
07/21/2004
REVISION: "Sport and Fitness Management (TSU Only) " was updated to reflect new requirements in Area V.
07/21/2004
REVISION: "Family and Consumer Sciences (UM Only)" was updated to reflect new requirements in Area II, IV, and V.
07/21/2004
REVISION: "Cytotechnology (UAB Only)" was updated in Area III and Area V to reflect new requirements.
07/21/2004
REVISION: "Health Information Management (UAB Only) " - Finite Mathematics was added to Area III as an option.
07/21/2004
REVISION: "Allied Health (UAB Only)" was renamed "Health Sciences (UAB Only)" . Area V was also updated to reflect new requirements.
07/21/2004
REVISION: The guides "Biomedical Engineering (UAB Only)" and "Nuclear Medicine Technology (UAB Only)" were updated to reflect new requirements in Area V.
07/02/2004
REVISION: The two-year community college courses JAP 101 and JAP 102 have been renamed to JPN 101 and JPN 102.
07/02/2004
REVISION: The guide for "Latin Education (TSU Only)" is no longer offered at Troy State University and has been taken off-line .
05/28/2004
REVISION: The guides for "Elementary or Early Childhood Education" and "Special Education" have been updated to reflect the new requirements for the "No Child Left Behind" federal mandate.
02/18/2004
REVISION: TSUD was added to the list at the bottom of the "Chemistry" guide as an institution that offers this program.
2003
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/20/2003
NEW COURSE MTH 110 was added in Area III on the Apparel and Textiles (UA Only).
03/18/2003
REVISION: Business guide/template has been revised. In Area V students may now choose CIS 146 or CIS 147. In the past, CIS 146 was required.
2002
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
10/24/2002
REVISION: Nuclear Medicine Technology (UAB Only) has been revised. The Area V requirement of Organic Chemistry has been taken off and replaced with a Medical Terminology requirement. (CHM 221 was taken off the guide, and a choice of BIO 120 or OAD 211 was added)
08/29/2002
CORRECTION: Interior Design (UA Only) has been changed. The Area V section has undergone some revisions with courses being added as well as special notes.
07/16/2002
CORRECTION: The guide for Optical Science (UAH Only) has been removed from the guide listing. This program is no longer offered at UAH.
05/29/2002
Guide for "General Studies in Human Environmental Science (UA Only) " put on-line.
05/21/2002
Guide for "Technology, Industrial Technology or Engineering Technology " put on-line.
03/19/2002
Guide for "Human Development & Family Studies (UA Only)" put on-line.
02/01/2002
Guide for "Biomedical Engineering (UAB Only) " put on-line.
02/01/2002
Guide for "Family and Consumer Sciences (UM Only) " put on-line.
01/28/2002
Guide for "Interior Design (UA Only)" put on-line.
01/14/2002
Guide for "Hotel & Restaurant Management (AU Only)" put on-line.
01/14/2002
Guide for "Human Development and Family Studies (AU Only)" put on-line.
01/04/2002
CORRECTION: The "Interior Design (AU Only)" was revised. In Area III, Biology was removed from the students choices and replaced with choices in Physics. In Area IV, the History is no longer limited to World History, and Sociology was replaced with Microeconomics.
2001
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
11/14/2001
Guide for "Health, P.E. & Recreation (UNA Only) " put on-line.
11/07/2001
Guide for "Apparel and Textiles (UA Only) " put on-line.
11/07/2001
Guide for "Consumer Sciences (UA Only) " put on-line.
11/07/2001
Guide for "Food & Nutrition (UA Only) " put on-line.
11/07/2001
Guide for "Restaurant and Hospitality Management (UA Only) " put on-line.
10/12/2001
Guide for "Social Science" put on-line.
10/04/2001
Guide for "Human Environmental Science (UNA Only) " put on-line.
10/04/2001
CORRECTION: "Geomatics (TSU Only)"in Area IV, the requirement of a Geography course was changed to a requirement of Microeconomics course. Also, Area V was revised: CIS 251 replaced CIS 130/CIS 146, PHS 111 replaced BUS 271, and MTH 237 replaced MTH 270.
10/02/2001
CORRECTION: The "Communication Studies / Speech" was revised. A history sequence is required in Area IV now. Also, Area V was revised.
09/26/2001
CORRECTION: "Agricultural Economics (AU Only)"in Area III, the math requirement was changed from MTH 125 to MTH 120. Also, Area V was revised with some courses being removed.
09/25/2001
Guide for "Apparel Merchandising, Design, & Production Management (AU only)" put on-line.
09/20/2001
NEW COURSE added to all guides where applicable. "PHY 120 Introduction to Physics"is now available in AREA III.
09/20/2001
CORRECTION: "Architecture (AU Only)" and "Interior Architecture (AU Only)"in Area III, only one physics course is required. The remaining 4 SH can now be chosen from a listing of Natural Science courses. Also, there was some hour changes in Area V.
08/29/2001
NEW COURSE added to all guides where applicable. "IDS 102 Ethics"is now available in AREA II. This course was AGSC approved on 3/12/1998, but was pulled off the guides on 3/24/1998 per Dr. Rod Britt. Dr. Britt asked that the course be put back on the guides 8/28/2001.
05/07/2001
CORRECTION: "Interior Design/Architecture (AU Only)" was renamed to "Interior Architecture (AU Only) ".
05/07/2001
CORRECTION: "Interior Environments (AU Only)" was renamed to "Interior Design (AU Only) ".
04/19/2001
Guide for "Recreation Administration (JSU Only) " put on-line.
2000
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
12/08/2000
Guide for "Career Technical Education (Athens Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Instrumentation (Athens Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Public Safety Administration (Athens Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Biosystems Engineering (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Rehabilitation Services Education (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Adult Education (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Wildlife Sciences (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Environmental Science (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Health Promotion (AU Only) " put on-line.
12/08/2000
Guide for "Public Administration (AU Only) " put on-line.
11/09/2000
Guide for "Optical Science (UAH Only) " put on-line.
11/09/2000
Guide for "Slavic Area Studies (UAH Only)" put on-line.
10/18/2000
CORRECTION in "Communication Studies and Speech"- Jacksonville State was left of of the transfer guide for this major by mistake. We now have included them on the list of institutions that offer a major in this area.
10/18/2000
Guide for "Business Education" put on-line.
10/02/2000
Guide for "Rehabilitation [Non-Certification] (TSU Only) " put on-line.
10/02/2000
Guide for "Latin Education (TSU Only)" put on-line.
10/02/2000
Guide for "Sports & Fitness Management (TSU Only) " put on-line.
10/02/2000
Guide for "Human Services (TSU Only)" put on-line.
10/02/2000
CORRECTION in ALL "Engineering Majors"- In Area V, the following statement was added to the engineering transfer guides: "The remaining hours in Area V must be fulfilled by the requirements of the institution to which the student plans to transfer. Please refer to the institutional Home Page or Catalog for a major in xxxxxxxxx Engineering." This allows any four-year programs that are 128 SH or more to provide students with additional transfer course options to get them to 64 SH upon transfer.
09/28/2000
CORRECTION in "Fisheries Science (AU Only)"- Typo correction in Area III. The requirements say complete the following "physics" sequence. It should read complete the following "chemistry" sequence. The courses that were listed were correct.
09/14/2000
CORRECTION in "Behavioral Science (ATHENS STATE Only)"- Athens State will take either a history or literature sequence. The previous guide required a history sequence and not the literature sequence.
08/24/2000
CORRECTION in "Occupational Therapy"- NOTE: The University of Alabama-Birmingham is no longer listed on the bottom of the Occupational Therapy Program. The Occupational Therapy Program at the University of Alabama-Birmingham is only offered at the Master's level. For more information about UAB's Occupational Therapy Program, click here.
08/24/2000
Guide for "Health Services Administration (AU Only) " put on-line.
07/28/2000
Guide for "Textile Engineering, Textile Chemistry, and Textile Management and Technology (AU Only)" put on-line.
07/26/2000
Guide for "Forestry (AU Only)" put on-line.
07/19/2000
CORRECTION in "Elementary/Early Childhood Education " guide. The wording in AREA V has been modified for clarification purposes. Requirements have not changed.
07/17/2000
CORRECTION on ALL TRANSFER GUIDES. All references to Southern Union State Community College (SUSCC) quarter hours have been removed from all transfer guides. SUSCC will be on the semester system as of Fall 2000. In addition, all QH references have been removed from the guides.
05/24/2000
Guide for "Laboratory Technology (AU Only)" put on-line.
04/27/2000
CORRECTION in "Occupational Therapy"- NOTE: The University of South Alabama is no longer listed on the bottom of the Occupational Therapy Program. The Occupational Therapy Program at the University of South Alabama has been granted approval by ACHE to begin its entry-level Master's degree program and discontinue its current Bachelor's degree program. The Master's degree program will begin in the 2001-2002 academic year with the first class of the students being admitted in June, 2002. The final Bachelor's degree Professional Component students will be admitted in June of 2001 and complete their degree requirements in May, 2003.
04/03/2000
Guide for "Physics" put on-line.
03/28/2000
Guide for "Behavioral Science (Athens Only)" put on-line.
03/03/2000
Guide for "Information Science (USA Only)" put on-line.
03/03/2000
Guide for "Information Technology (USA Only)" put on-line.
03/03/2000
Guide for "Meteorology (USA Only)" put on-line.
03/03/2000
Guide for "Agri-Business Economics (AA&MU Only)" put on-line.
03/03/2000
CORRECTION in "Criminal Justice"- Auburn University no longer offers a major in Criminal Justice. They instead have a new "Criminology" program. Students who plan to go to Auburn and plan to major in Criminology should follow the "Criminology (AU Only)" guide instead of the "Criminal Justice" guide.
02/16/2000
CORRECTION in "Geomatics (TSU Only)"- In Area V Calculus II is required instead of Drawing II and PHY 202 is required instead of PHY 204 (SUSCC).
02/11/2000
Guide for "Geomatics (TSU Only)" put on-line.
02/10/2000
CORRECTION in "Health Information Management (UAB Only)"- Pre-Calculus Algebra or higher now required in Area III. Economics no longer required in Area IV. Finally, 9 SH electives in Area V now should be chosen from AGSC approved courses in Areas II-IV.
01/18/2000
Guide for "Music Education" put on-line.
01/03/2000
CORRECTION in "Art Studio B.F.A."- Instructions in Area V were reworded to clarify requirements. No requirements were changed.
01/03/2000
CORRECTION in "Horticulture (AU Only)"- Instructions in Area III were reworded to clarify requirements. No requirements were changed.
01/03/2000
CORRECTION in "Economics B.A."- Instructions in Area V were reworded to clarify requirements. No requirements were changed.
1999
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
12/16/1999
CORRECTION in "Physics Education"- In Area III, MTH 112 Precalculus Algebra or higher is required.
12/09/1999
CORRECTION in "Nursing"- In Area III, MTH 112 Precalculus Algebra or higher is required.
12/06/1999
Guide for "Health Science (Athens Only)" put on-line.
11/19/1999
CORRECTION in "Nursing"- In Area III, options available for the second natural science course have been reduced. Common courses in Area V have been reduced to provide flexibility for the receiving institutions. In addition, ethics requirement in area two has been removed.
11/19/1999
CORRECTION in "Interior Environment-AU Only"- In Area V the requirements have changed.
11/19/1999
Guide for "Applied Discrete Mathematics" put on-line.
11/19/1999
Guide for "Applied Mathematics" put on-line.
11/19/1999
Guide for "Agricultural Communications" put on-line.
11/19/1999
Guide for "Criminology" put on-line.
11/18/1999
Guide for "Economics (BA Degree)" put on-line.
11/01/1999
Guide for "Anthropology" put on-line.
10/28/1999
CORRECTION in "Business"- Note on BUS 272 has been modified to reflect the requirement for students transferring into a 120 SH program.
10/27/1999
CORRECTION in "Occupational Therapy"- Alabama State University is now listed as a receiving institution in this program.
10/22/1999
Guide for "Nutrition & Food Science (AU Only)" put on-line.
09/30/1999
CORRECTION in the"Biology, English B.A. or B.S., History, International Studies (UAB Only), Philosophy, Psychology B.A. or B.S., Religious Studies, Social Work, and Sociology" guides. In AREA V, "free electives" or "electives" must now be taken from courses approved in Areas II-IV. NOTE: This is also the case in the following templates "Anthropology" and "Physics." These two program templates have been ratified. We are currently developing the transfer guides for these two programs. As soon as they are available we will post them on the STARS System. See AGSC Ratified Templates.
09/28/1999
Guide for "Animal/Dairy Science" put on-line.

09/23/1999

CORRECTION in "Geology" guide. In AREA V, the transfer guide listed Calculus I as a requirement. This should have been Calculus II. Calculus I is already required in Area III. In addition, JSU was listed as an institution offering Geology, they do not have a Geology Degree and have been removed from the guide as a possible transfer institution.
09/23/1999
Guide for "Physics Education" put on-line.
09/15/1999
Guide for "Communication Studies or Speech" put on-line.
08/30/1999
Guide for "Agricultural Economics (AU ONLY)" put on-line.
08/30/1999
Guide for "Agronomy and Soils (AU ONLY)" put on-line.
08/30/1999
Guide for "Horticulture (AU ONLY)" put on-line.
08/26/1999
CORRECTION in "Allied Health (UAB Only)" guide. In AREA V, a note was added pertaining to an option to take Accounting I and II.
08/12/1999
REMOVAL of "Landscape Architecture (AU Only)" guide. The Landscape Architecture Program at Auburn is no longer offered as a Bachelor's program. Instead, students must be admitted into the Masters Program in Landscape Architecture. For more information see Auburn's School of Architecture Web Site (CLICK HERE!) .
08/12/1999
REMOVAL of "Pharmacy (AU Only)" guide. The Pharmacy Program at Auburn is no longer offered as a Bachelor's program. Instead, students must be admitted into the Masters of Pharmacy Program. For more information see Auburn's School of Pharmacy Web Site (CLICK HERE!).
08/10/1999
ADDITION to"Computer Science" Guide. Troy State University will now appear at the bottom of the Computer Science guide as one of the schools which offer Computer Science degrees.
08/05/1999
CORRECTION in "Poultry Science (AU Only)" guide. In AREA III students may now also take MTH 115. In AREA V, specific course notes have been added for clarification purposes.
07/15/1999
Guide for "International Studies (UAB Only)" put on-line.
07/14/1999
CORRECTION in "Pharmacy (AU Only)" guide. In AREA III it should say students should complete the "following chemistry sequence," not the "following physics sequence." Chemistry courses listed are correct.
07/14/1999
CORRECTION in "Elementary/Early Childhood Education " guide. Area V now has a listing of science courses for students to choose from (clarification of template requirements). The list includes all of the AGSC approved science courses (excluding Biology which is required in AREA III.)
07/12/1999
Guide for "Biology Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
07/12/1999
Guide for "Chemistry Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
07/07/1999
Guide for "Computer Science" put on-line.
07/01/1999
CORRECTION in "Allied Health - Radiologic Sciences" guide. USA Biology Sequence requirement clarified in Area III.
06/14/1999
Guide for "Geography" put on-line.
06/14/1999
Guide for "Geology" put on-line.
06/10/1999
Guide for "Athletic Training" put on-line.
06/09/1999
Guide for "English (BA or BS)" put on-line.
06/09/1999
Guide for "Religious Studies" put on-line.
06/02/1999
Guide for "History Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
06/02/1999
Guide for "Mathematics Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
06/02/1999
Guide for "Physical Education" put on-line.
06/02/1999
Guide for "Social Studies Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
06/02/1999
Guide for "Special Education" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "Art Education" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "Elementary/Early Childhood Education (Revised)" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "English/Language Arts Education: Middle/High School " put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "French Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "General Science Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "Geography Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "German Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "Health Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/31/1999
Guide for "Spanish Education: Middle/High School" put on-line.
05/20/1999
TEMPORARY REMOVAL of the "Early Childhood/Elementary/Special Ed (K-6)"
The Education Pre-Professional Committee has recently revamped the template for all education programs--including Elementary/Early Childhood/ and Special Education. We hope to have these new transfer guides for all education programs up on the STARS system within the next few weeks. Any transfer guides printed prior to May 20, 1999 will be honored. To see the new requirements for education, see the AGSC Ratified Templates Page .
05/20/1999
Guide for "Industrial Hygiene (UNA Only)" put on-line.
05/18/1999
Guide for "Theatre" put on-line.
05/18/1999
Guide for "Dance (UA Only)" put on-line.
05/11/1999
CORRECTION on all "Allied Health" Programs. The Allied Health Programs are now listed alphabetically by the name of the program (they are not all listed under the letter "A" for allied health). For Example: "Allied Health - Occupational Therapy" is now just "Occupational Therapy" ; "Allied Health - Health Information Management" is now just "Health Information Management" ; etc. The requirements in the guides and on the templates have not been altered -- just how they are listed has changed.
05/06/1999
CORRECTION in "Allied Health - Radiologic Sciences" guide. "SOC 200" should have been listed as a choice in AREA IV.
05/04/1999
Guide for "Social Work" put on-line.
05/04/1999
CORRECTION in "Pharmacy (AU Only)"
The wording in AREA III should read "Students...in Pharmacy" NOT "Students...in Fisheries Science". The academic requirements are correct. We apologize for the typing error. In AREA V, BIO 103 was added as a viable transfer course to bring the total hours in AREA V to 23 semester hours.
04/30/1999
Guide for "History" put on-line.
04/22/1999
Guide for "Biology" put on-line.
04/21/1999
CORRECTION in "Allied Health - Respiratory Therapy/Cardiopulmonary Sciences"
The wording in AREA V has been revised to reflect the maximum transfer requirement of 19-23 SH. The previous wording made it appear that students could take 26 SH in AREA V.
04/19/1999
NEW COURSES added to all guides where applicable. "GLY 101 - Introduction to Geology I" and "GLY 102 - Introduction to Geology II " are now available AREA III.
04/06/1999
Guide for "Pharmacy (AU Only)" put on-line.
04/01/1999
CORRECTION in "Building Science (AU Only)"
In AREA IV, PSY 210 should not be listed as a required course as previously listed. Guides printed prior to this change will be honored.
03/29/1999
Guide for "Sociology" put on-line.
03/10/1999
Guide for "Environmental Sciences (UWA Only)" put on-line.
02/23/1999
Guide for "Interior Design/Architecture (AU Only)" put on-line.
02/23/1999
Guide for "Landscape Architecture (AU Only)" put on-line.
02/08/1999
Guide for "Art History B.A." put on-line.
1998
CODE
EXPLANATION OF CHANGE, CORRECTION, OR REVISION
12/18/1998
CORRECTION in "Allied Health - Radiologic Sciences"
In AREA III, MTH 112 is now acceptable for students planning to transfer to UAB under the following condition --- They DO NOT plan on taking the required physics sequence listed in AREA III at the community/junior college but instead plan on waiting and taking the physics course work at UAB. Note: If they plan on taking the required physics sequence at the community/junior college, then they should take MTH 113 (prerequisite for the physics sequence).
12/15/1998
CORRECTION in ALL PROGRAMS
Japan courses for the two-year institution now carries a "JAP" prefix rather than a "JPN" prefix.
12/15/1998
CORRECTION in ALL PROGRAMS
" ANT 130 Introduction to Archaeology" is not offered at the two-year institution. This course is taught as "ANT 230 Introduction to Archaeology".
12/07/1998
NEW COURSES added to all guides where applicable. "SPH 116 - Introduction to Interpersonal Communication" is now available AREA II.
12/02/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Health Information Management (UAB Only) " put on-line.
11/30/1998
Guide for "Art Studio (B.A.)" put on-line.
11/30/1998
Guide for "Art Studio (B.F.A.)" put on-line.
11/20/1998
NEW COURSES added to all guides where applicable. "PSY 210 - Human Growth and Development " is now available AREA IV.
11/20/1998
NEW COURSES added to all guides where applicable. "THR 120 - Theatre Appreciation" and "THR 126 - Introduction to Theatre" have been approved and are now available AREA II.
11/20/1998
Guide for "Building Science (AU Only)" put on-line.
11/20/1998
Guide for "Architecture (AU Only)" put on-line.
11/20/1998
Guide for "Industrial Design (AU Only)" put on-line.
11/20/1998
Guide for "Fisheries Science (AU Only)" put on-line.
11/20/1998
Guide for "Poultry Science (AU Only)" put on-line.
11/18/1998
CORRECTION in ALL PROGRAMS
GEO 101 and GEO 102 (Principles of Physical Geography I and II with labs) were inadvertently placed in AREA IV as a Social Science. They should be in AREA III under the Natural Sciences. This change was made to all available guides where applicable.
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Speech Pathology"
In AREA V, the CIS 130 course title was listed wrong. It should be called "Introduction to Information Systems. "
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Criminal Justice"
In AREA V, the CIS 130 course title was listed wrong. It should be called "Introduction to Information Systems. "
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Telecommunications and Film or Broadcasting"
In AREA V, the SURVEY COURSES should be now listed as MCM 100 and MCM 102. In addition, the SPEECH requirement can be met by taking either SPH 106 or SPH 107.
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Mathematics"
In AREA III, MTH 110 is no longer listed as an option.
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Engineering - Civil"
In AREA III , AST 220 is no longer listed as an option.
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Allied Health Respiratory Therapy/Cardio Science"
In AREA V, students should take PHY 201 to fulfill the PHYSICS requirement.
11/12/1998
CORRECTION in "Allied Health Occupational Therapy"
In AREA V, students my now choose from ART 113, 121, 127, 143, or 233 to fulfill the ART requirement.
10/23/1998
CORRECTION in "Engineering-Materials"
In AREA V, the SOUTHERN UNION Students MUST take CHM 113, 114, and 115 (not CHM 101, 102, and 103 as previously posted).
10/19/1998
Guide for "Chemistry" put on-line.
10/06/1998
CORRECTION in "Business"
In AREA IV, the student MUST take one History Course.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Advertising" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Computer Engineering" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Computer Science" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Electrical" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Mechanical" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Journalism" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Mathematics" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Public Relations" put on-line.
09/29/1998
Guide for "Telecommunication and Film or Broadcasting" put on-line.
09/25/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Aerospace" put on-line.
09/25/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Chemical" put on-line.
09/25/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Civil" put on-line.
09/25/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Industrial " put on-line.
09/25/1998
Guide for "Engineering - Materials " put on-line.
09/14/1998
Guide for "Philosophy" put on-line.
09/09/1998
Guide for "Criminal Justice" put on-line.
09/08/1998
Guide for "Political Science" put on-line.
09/08/1998
CORRECTION in "Early Childhood/Elementary/Special Ed (K-6)"
In AREA V, the math choices should be from :
MTH 100-Intermediate College Algebra (not MCM 100 as shown previously)
MTH 231-Math for the Elementary Teacher I (not MTH 131 as shown previously)
MTH 232-Math for the Elementary Teacher II (not MTH 132 as shown previously)
09/03/1998
Guide for "Early Childhood/Elementary/Special Ed (K-6)" put on-line.
09/03/1998
Guide for "Psychology B.A. or B.S." put on-line.
09/02/1998
Guide for "Speech Pathology" put on-line.
09/01/1998
Guide for "Foreign Language" put on-line.
08/28/1998
Guide for "Nursing" put on-line.
08/27/1998
Guide for "Interior Environment (AU Only)" put on-line.
08/27/1998
Guide for "Music" put on-line.
08/19/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - (UAB Only)" put on-line.
08/19/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Cytotechnology (UAB Only)" put on-line.
08/19/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Nuclear Medicine (UAB Only)" put on-line.
08/19/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Surgical Physician Assistant (UAB Only) " put on-line.
08/18/1998
Guide for "Business" put on-line.
08/17/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Biomedical Sciences (USA Only)" put on-line.
08/17/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Clinical Lab Science /Medical Tech" put on-line.
08/17/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Respiratory Therapy/Cardio Science" put on-line.
08/17/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Occupational Therapy" put on-line.
08/17/1998
Guide for "Allied Health - Radiologic Sciences" put on-line.