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CSUSM Course Catalog

2016-2018 Catalog

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Spring 2017 Addendum to the 2016-2018 Catalog




  • Official descriptions of every course
  • Detailed graduation requirements
  • A complete listing of all undergraduate and postgraduate degrees
  • Detailed requirements for every major, minor, and postgraduate degree program
  • Information on the University’s three colleges, school of nursing, and individual academic departments
  • Academic policies
  • How to become a student at CSU San Marcos (admissions and application)
  • Fees and financial aid
  • Services and resources to support students

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