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GENERAL ADVISING


IMPORTANT REGISTRATION DATES

FACULTY ADVISORS ARE NOT AVAILABLE IN SUMMER!

Graduate Students:

CS Minor Students:

B.S. Software Engineering

B.S. Computer Science:

  • Fall 2014 "Coll of Sci - Major Advising" Holds "should not" affect Summer registration.
     

    • If you experience difficulties with Summer Session registration go to the Registrar's Office.
  • April 1st: Enrollment Appointments posted on MySJSU for Summer Session
    • Under "Enrollment Dates" Click "details" to see your Enrollment Appointment for both Summer & Fall 2014 terms; THEY ARE DIFFERENT DATES!
  • April 14th: Advance Registration Period begins for Summer Session on MySJSU
    • The Advance Registration Period is when students are able to register for classes before the term begins.
       
  • April 14th - May 23rd is the Summer Session's Advance Registration Period for Matriculated SJSU students
  • April 21st: Summer Session registration opens for Open University (all) students
     
  • January 2nd: Summer Session starts
     

Fall 2014:

  • April 1st: Coll of Sci - Major Advising Holds posted on MySJSU
    • The Registration Appointment gives you access to register for classes when registration opens during the "Advance Registration Period."
    • The Advance Registration Period is when you are able to register for classes before the semester begins.
       
  • May 5th: Enrollment Appointments posted on MySJSU
    • Under "Enrollment Dates" Click "details" to see your Enrollment Appointment for the Summer & Fall 2014 terms; THEY ARE DIFFERENT DATES!
       
  • June 3rd to (SUNDAY) August 17th is the Fall Term's Advance Registration
     

     

 


PREPARE FOR YOUR ADVISING SESSION

  

PREPARE FOR YOUR ADVISING SESSION by bringing the following:

  • CS Major Advising Release Form COMPLETELY filled out

    • Must include an updated or new academic plan

  • Course Equivalency Form (CEF): If you have ANY Calculus, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, or Computer Science courses or credit from another college, university, or AP college credit, fill out the CEF and submit to the CS Office in MH 208 with a copy of your transcript (un-official web printout okay).

    • If you already completed a CEF, pick-up a copy of your approved form at the CS Office (MH 208) and bring it with you to your advising session

  • A copy of your transcripts (un-official web printout okay)

APPLYING FOR GRADUATION:

Apply for graduation if:

  • you have completed 90 units total

    • 70 semester units from community college max

  • you are two terms (one academic year) away from graduation

You MUST apply for graduation if:

  • you have completed 105 or more units total

You need two forms to apply for graduation:

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Change of Major Requirements

  You must:
  1. have successfully completed CS 46A (Intro to programming),
  2. be eligible for *Math 30/30P (Calculus I), and
  3. be in good academic standing

To change your major:

  1. Fill out the Change of Major Form
  2. Meet with an Academic Advisor for approval
  3. Submit approved Change of Major Form to Window R at the Student Services Center

*A student is eligible for Math 30/30P if he or she:

  •  receives a sufficiently high score on the Calculus Placement Exam,
  • passes Math 19 with a grade of C or better, or
  • receives 3 or higher in AP Calculus.

For details, see: www.sjsu.edu/math/calculus/

 

   

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