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Pierce College General Catalog
2022-23 General Catalog 6.7MB
Student Catalog Rights
The following are Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees rules that govern what degrees and certificates a student may earn during their educational career at Los Angeles Pierce College.
■ 6201.13 Degree and Certificate Requirements
Students must satisfy the requirements for meeting competency in written expression and mathematics. Through the collegial consultation process, the Chancellor, acting on behalf of the Board of Trustees, shall rely primarily upon the recommendation of the District Academic Senate, to establish procedures for determining competency.
Certificate of Achievement Requirements:
Automatic Awarding of Certificates of Achievement:
■ 6202. Catalog Rights.
For these purposes, a catalog year is defined as beginning with the fall semester through the subsequent summer. A student remaining in continuous attendance in the Los Angeles Community College District may elect to satisfy the degree, certificate or graduation requirements in effect at the college from which the student will either earn his/her degree, certificate or graduate:
For the sole purpose of satisfying graduation competency requirements, students entering the Los Angeles Community College District prior to Fall 2009 who remain in continuous attendance within the LACCD may graduate from any LACCD College by satisfying graduation competency by either:
For the purposes of implementing this policy, the college may develop a policy to:
The college's policy shall be developed in consultation with the college Academic Senate in accordance with the provisions of Chapter XVIII of the Board Rules – ACADEMIC SENATE AND THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES SHARED GOVERNANCE POLICY, and published in all college catalogs under appropriate headings.
■ 6203. Continous Attendance.
"Continuous attendance" means no more than one semester absence within a school year, excluding Summer Sessions and Winter Intersession.