In this presentation, we'll learn how to choose your first semester freshman classes using your personalized Registration Guide. You will learn HOW to register in the next section.
1. Pull out your personalized Registration Guide from the right-hand side of your folder.
2. At the top of your guide, you will find the following information:
Student ID Number
Admit Status - Admit status determines how many units you are permitted to take in your first semester.
12 is shown as the minimum because at least 12 units are required to be a full-time
This section only applies to you if you are a varsity athlete or involved in CBU's music program.
If you are an athlete or music student, you will want to register in the courses shown
In part A, you can see your math placement and your recommended math course based on your major. If your technology or foreign language requirements say "exempt," then you do not need to take these General Education courses.
Part B shows the core General Education requirements that all students must fulfill. The General Education requirements are broken down into the following categories, each with their own specific unit requirements: Biblical and Theological Core, The Natural World, The Social World, The Political World, The Cultural World, The Foundation. Some major courses may fulfill some or all of the units required in these categories. If a category notes that your major will complete it, do not take any courses in this category that aren't in your major.
What: Seek placement into a higher level
Where: Anywhere you have a networked computer
How: Call the University Bookstore at (951) 343-4259 to purchase a login code and exam instructions
Time: 30 to 45 minutes, depending upon course exam selected
What: Seek placement into ENG113 or ENG123
When: Various dates by appointment
Where: Academic Success Center (ASC)
How: Make an appointment by calling ASC at (951) 343-4349
Time: One hour writing assessment
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