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  • Revised for Fall 2003 Good morning/afternoon. Welcome to the Mandatory Advising workshop for entering freshmen. This workshop lasts for approximately 1 1/2 hours. My name is _______ and I am an advisor at the Academic Advising Center. I will be assisted by _____________. Before we begin, please turn off any beepers or cell phones that you have brought with you. Thank you.
  • 12 03 Csu Presentation

    1. 1. Welcome to the Freshmen Mandatory Advising Workshop Presented by the Academic Advising Center
    2. 2. You need to have: <ul><li>CSULB Catalog </li></ul><ul><li>CSULB Spring 2004 Schedule of Classes (when available) </li></ul><ul><li>Paper and Pen or Pencil </li></ul>
    3. 3. Education Pays! <ul><li>2001 - annual average earnings for ages 18 and over who completed high school - </li></ul><ul><li>$23,594 </li></ul><ul><li>2001 - annual average earnings for students with a bachelors degree - </li></ul><ul><li>$43,782 </li></ul><ul><li>Taken from Bureau of the Census,U.S Dept. of Commerce 03/02 </li></ul>
    4. 4. Are you in the right workshop? <ul><li>Disabled Student Services </li></ul><ul><li>Educational Equity Services </li></ul><ul><li>GLOBE / Int’l Freshmen </li></ul><ul><li>Learning Alliance </li></ul><ul><li>Liberal Studies/ITEP </li></ul><ul><li>Mesa Engineering Program (MEP) </li></ul><ul><li>Student Access to Science (SAS) </li></ul><ul><li>Student Athletes </li></ul><ul><li>President’s Scholars </li></ul><ul><li>University Honors Program </li></ul>If you are in a special program, you must check in with your advising office for special advising:
    5. 5. Why Mandatory Advising? <ul><li>Mandatory Advising gives you: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>the tools to be successful in college to meet your educational goals; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the tools to create an appropriate second semester schedule; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>satisfies your advising requirement and permanently lifts the advising hold on your records. </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. Your MyCSULB and CSULB email Account <ul><li>Check your email account regularly for important campus information . </li></ul><ul><li>Check your MyCSULB website for registration HOLDS. </li></ul><ul><li>Be sure all “holds” have been cleared by the appropriate office before registering. </li></ul><ul><li>Check your “To do list” for other important information. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Your MyCSULB and CSULB email Account <ul><li>Check your email account regularly for important information. </li></ul><ul><li>Check your MyCSULB website for registration HOLDS. </li></ul><ul><li>Be sure all “holds” have been cleared by the appropriate office before registering. </li></ul><ul><li>Check your “To Do List” for other important information. </li></ul>
    8. 8. Important Questions <ul><li>Have you forwarded your Advanced Placement (AP) exam or International Baccalaureate (IB) higher level exam scores to Enrollment Services? </li></ul><ul><li>Contact College Board at: (888) 225-5427 </li></ul><ul><li>Do you know that your pre-bacc courses must be completed in your first year? (Math 1, Math 10, Engl 1E, ALP145, and ALP 150). </li></ul><ul><li>Do you understand the Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE) requirement? </li></ul>
    9. 9. Important Questions <ul><li>Have you forwarded your Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) higher level exam scores to Enrollment Services? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you know that your pre-bacc courses must be completed in your first year? (Math 1, Math 10, Engl 1E, APL145, and ALP 150) </li></ul><ul><li>Do you understand the Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE) requirement? </li></ul>
    10. 10. Important Questions <ul><li>Have you forwarded your Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) higher level exam scores to Enrollment Services? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you know that your pre-bacc courses must be completed in your first year? (Math 1, Math 10, Engl 1E, ALP145, ALP 150). </li></ul><ul><li>Do you understand the Writing Proficiency Exam (WPE) requirement? </li></ul>
    11. 11. Components of the Baccalaureate Degree
    12. 12. What is the purpose of General Education?
    13. 13. Foundation Courses <ul><li>What skills courses are included in the Foundation curriculum? </li></ul><ul><li>Within how many earned baccalaureate units must the Foundation curriculum be completed? </li></ul><ul><li>What minimum grade is required? </li></ul>
    14. 14. Choose GE Courses for Success!! <ul><li>Think Large! </li></ul>
    15. 16. How many GE units do you need to graduate? <ul><li>How many must be upper-division? </li></ul>
    16. 17. Important Instructions for Spring 2004 <ul><li>Those of you who pass: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>English 1E, take a composition 100 course (A.1.); </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Composition 100, take a Critical Thinking course (A.3.); </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pre-bacc Math 1, take pre-bacc Math 10. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pre-bacc Math 10, take a GE Math course (B.2.), especially if you know your major . </li></ul></ul>
    17. 19. Important Reminders <ul><li>Save three areas in your GE pattern for the upper division GE courses that you will take in your junior and senior years. </li></ul><ul><li>Be sure to see your advisors in the Academic Advising Center next Spring and Fall for upper division information. </li></ul><ul><li>Visit your undergraduate faculty advisor next Spring to discuss your major requirements. </li></ul><ul><li>Most Engineering students can waive six units of lower division General Education. Meet with your Engineering advisor to discuss GE themes. </li></ul>
    18. 20. General Education/ Major Overlap <ul><li>Do not use courses from your major departments for General Education except for courses in: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Category A. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category B.1.a. (Biology majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category B.2. (Math majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category C.1. (Art and Music majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category D.1.a. (History majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category D.1.b. (Political Science majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All Interdisciplinary courses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All Human Diversity Courses </li></ul></ul>
    19. 21. General Education/ Major Overlap <ul><li>Do not use courses from your major departments for General Education except for courses in: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Category A. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category B.1.a. (Biology majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category B.2. (Math majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category C.1. (Art and Music majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category D.1.a. (History majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Category D.1.b. (Political Science majors) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All Interdisciplinary courses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All Human Diversity Courses </li></ul></ul>
    20. 22. Undeclared Major <ul><li>Must be fully declared into a major program by 60 units. </li></ul><ul><li>General Education – great opportunity to explore potential majors. </li></ul><ul><li>Academic Advising Center is the “home base” for undeclared students. </li></ul>
    21. 23. Major Departments <ul><li>Advise students on their major requirements. </li></ul><ul><li>Give students the major program planner. </li></ul><ul><li>Important source for course sequencing suggestions and unique requirements. </li></ul>
    22. 24. Impacted Programs <ul><li>Studio Art </li></ul><ul><li>Bachelor of Fine Arts–all options </li></ul><ul><li>Psychology </li></ul><ul><li>Business (all options) </li></ul><ul><li>Film and Electronic Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Health Science – Radiation Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Kinesiology & Physical Educ.(KPE) – Athletic Training; Exercise Sci.; Kinesiotherapy </li></ul><ul><li>Nursing </li></ul><ul><li>Social Work </li></ul>
    23. 25. Impacted Programs – Spring 2004 <ul><li>Criminal Justice </li></ul><ul><li>Speech Communications-all options </li></ul><ul><li>Impacted Programs – Fall 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>Family and Consumer Science (FCS): Fashion Merchandising; Child and Family Development; Nutrition and Dietetics. </li></ul><ul><li>Liberal Studies – Teacher track (ITEP) </li></ul>
    24. 27. Academic Probation <ul><li>CSULB or cumulative GPA falls below a 2.00 or “C” average. </li></ul><ul><li>2 semesters to improve GPA to 2.00 or above. </li></ul><ul><li>Subject to disqualification if the GPA is not returned to a 2.00 by the end of the second semester. </li></ul><ul><li>Come to the Academic Advising Center to develop the best strategy for academic improvement. </li></ul>
    25. 28. Repeat/Delete Policy <ul><li>Courses with grades of D, F, or U can be repeated ONCE for the purpose of deleting the first grade. </li></ul><ul><li>Both attempts must be taken at CSULB. </li></ul><ul><li>Must earn “C” or better on SECOND attempt to delete the first grade. </li></ul><ul><li>Second grades of D, F, or U will not be substituted for the first grade thus further lowering the grade point average. </li></ul>
    26. 29. Important Registration Information <ul><li>Buy the Spring 2004 Schedule of Classes when it is available. </li></ul><ul><li>Check your registration appointment date from your MyCSULB website. </li></ul><ul><li>Know your campus I.D. number and password to access your MyCSULB account. </li></ul><ul><li>Pay fees by the appropriate deadlines. </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarship/Financial Aid students are pre-paid in many cases. </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure all holds have been lifted by the appropriate offices. </li></ul>
    27. 30. Remember <ul><li>If you pass English 1E, take composition 100 (A.1.) </li></ul><ul><li>If you pass Math 1, take Math 10. </li></ul><ul><li>If you pass Math 10 take a GE math (B.2.) </li></ul><ul><li>Repeat any pre-bacc course you do not pass. </li></ul><ul><li>Successfully complete all pre-bac courses by Spring 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>Take University 100 if you haven’t already done so. </li></ul>
    28. 31. New Considerations for Spring 2004 <ul><li>Reevaluate Spring course selections after completing Fall courses. Adjust if necessary. </li></ul><ul><li>Take a GE foundation course that you are missing. </li></ul><ul><li>Take a lower division “major” course. </li></ul><ul><li>Take a non-GE elective such as a major introductory course or an activity course. </li></ul><ul><li>Visit our website: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www.csulb.edu/centers/advising </li></ul></ul>
    29. 32. Go forth and do well!

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