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Catalog 2016-2017 
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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A+ Skills Training Letter of Recognition

Academic Advising

Academic Calendar

Academic Honesty

Academic Standards and Policies 

Academic Standing

Accounting, AAS

Accounting - Advanced Certficate

Accounting - Basic Certficate

Accounting Courses


Admissions Policy

Admission Requirements

Advising Requirement

American Studies Letter of Recognition


Appendix I - Residency Policy

Appendix II - Academic Eligibility Guidelines for Financial Assistance Recipients

Appendix III - Student Transfer Policies

Appendix IV - Advanced Placement Exams

Appendix V - CLEP and DSST (formerly DANTES)

Appendix VI - Departmental Examinations

Appendix VII - Disclosure of Student Information and Rights of Students Under FERPA

Appendix VIII - Student Complaint/Grievance Procedure

Appendix IX - Statewide Instructional Programs

Appendix X - Designated Health Manpower Shortage Programs

Appendix XI - Online Programs

Appendix XII - ISTEM Programs

Application for Graduation

Applying for Financial Assistance

Aquatics Facility Manager Letter of Recognition

Art Courses

Art History Letter of Recognition

Arts and Sciences, AA

Arts and Sciences: Applied Science and Technology, AA

Arts and Sciences: Art, AA

Arts and Sciences: Arts and Humanities, AA

Arts and Sciences: Biological Sciences, AA

Arts and Sciences: Biotechnology, AA

Arts and Sciences: Cultural Studies, AA

Arts and Sciences: Exercise and Sport Science, AA

Arts and Sciences: History, AA

Arts and Sciences: Mathematics/Physical Sciences, AA

Arts and Sciences: Music, AA

Arts and Sciences: Pre-Dental Hygiene, AA

Arts and Sciences: Pre-Nursing, AA

Arts and Sciences: Social Sciences, AA

Arts and Sciences: Spanish, AA

Arts and Sciences: Theatre and Dance, AA

Arts and Sciences: Women’s Studies, AA

Astronomy Courses




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Basic Computer-Aided Drafting Certificate

Biology Courses

Business Administration, AS

Business Administration Courses

Business Administration: Technical Management, AS


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Campuses and Site Locations

Career Services

Categories of Admission

Center for Trades and Energy Training

Center for Transportation Training

Changing a Program

Chemistry Courses

Child Care Provider Letter of Recognition

Clerical Assistant Letter of Recognition

College Stores

College Store Refunds

Commercial Vehicle Operator Certificate

Communication Courses

Community Education

Computer Engineering, ASE

Computer Information Systems, AAS

Computer Office Skill Letter of Recognition

Computer Science, AS

Construction Management Courses

Construction Management Technology, AAS

Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Continuing Education: Workforce Development and Community Education

Counseling Services

Course Descriptions 

Course Selection

Credit and Continuing Education Refunds

Credit for Prior Learning

Criminal Justice, AAS

Criminal Justice Courses

Criminal Justice Certificate

Criminal Justice Letter of Recognition

CSM Alumni Association


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Dance Courses

Dean’s List

Departmental Examination

Digital Imaging Assistant Letter of Recognition

Digital Media Production, AA

Digital Media Production Courses

Drafting Courses

Drafting Letter of Recognition\

Driving Skills I Letter of Recognition

Driving Skills II Letter of Recognition


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Early Childhood Development, AAS

Early Childhood Development Certificate

Early Childhood Education/Generic Special Education, Birth-Grade 3, AAT

Economics Courses

Ed2Go/Online Courses

Education Courses

Electric Power Technician, AAS

Electric Wiring Technician, AAS

Electrical Engineering, ASE

Electronics Courses

Electronics Technology: Basic Certificate

Electronics Technology: Communications Certificate

Electronics Technology: Microprocessor Certificate

Elementary/Generic Special Education, Grades 1-6, AAT

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Emergency Medical Services, AAS

Emergency Medical Services Courses

Emergency Medical Services - Intermediate Certificate

Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic Certificate

Engineering, AS

Engineering Consortium, AS

Engineering Courses

Engineering Technology Certificate

Engineering Technology, AAS

Engineering Technology Courses

Engineering Technology: Drafting, AAS

Engineering Technology: Electronics, AAS

Engineering Technology: Manufacturing, AAS

English Courses

Environmental Management Letter of Recognition

Environmental Studies, AA ****

Environmental Science Courses

Estimated College Costs Per Semester


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Financial Information for Continuing Education Courses

Financial Information for Credit Courses

Financial Office Assistant Letter of Recognition

Fitness Manager, Advanced Certificate

Fitness Manager, Basic Certificate

Flexible Learning Options

Food Services

Fire Science Technology, AAS

First-Level Manager Letter of Recognition

French Courses

Freshman/Sophomore Class Standing


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General Admission and Enrollment Procedures

General Studies, AA

General Studies: Communication, AA

General Studies: Criminal Justice, AA

General Studies: English, AA

General Studies: Environmental Management, AA

General Studies: Forensic Studies, AA

General Studies: Media Studies, AA

General Studies: Transfer Certificate

Geography Courses

Geology Courses

Graduation/Commencement Ceremonies

Graphic Design Certificate

Group Fitness Instructor Letter of Recognition

Graduation Honors


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Health Courses

Health Information Management, AAS

Health Information Management Courses

History Courses

Homeland Security, AAS

Homeland Security Courses

Honors Convocation

Hospitality Management, AAS

Hospitality Management Courses

Housing Assistance

Human Services, AAS

Human Services: Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate

Human Services Courses

Human Services: Mental Health Technician Certificate


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Information Processing Certificate

Information Services Technology, AAS

Information Services Technology Certificate

Information Services Technology: Microsoft Certified Windows Network Administrator, AAS

Information Services Technology: Web Developer, AAS

Information Systems Security, AAS

Information Technology Services Courses



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La Plata Campus

Languages and Culture Courses

Leadership Skills Letter of Recognition

Learning Outcomes

Legal Studies, AS

Legal Studies Courses

Legal Transcription Letter of Recognition

Leonardtown Campus

Library Services


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Management Development, AAS

Management Development Certificate

Management Development: Marketing Certificate

Manufacturing: Automation Letter of Recognition

Manufacturing Technology Certificate

Manufacturing Technology Courses

Massage Therapy, AAS

Massage Therapy Courses

Mathematics Courses

Medical Assisting Certificate

Medical Coding Specialist Certificate

Medical Laboratory Technology, AAS

Medical Laboratory Technology Courses

Message from the President


Music Courses


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Nuclear Engineering Technology: Electrical, AAS

Nuclear Engineering Technology Courses

Nuclear Engineering Technology: Instrumentation and Control, AAS

Nuclear Engineering Technology: Mechanical, AAS

Nursing, AS

Nursing Courses


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Office Technology Certificate

Office Technology Courses



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Payment of Tuition and Fees

Payment Plan

Permanent Record Information Policy

Personal Counseling Services

Personal Trainer Letter of Recognition

Pharmacy Technician Certificate

Phi Theta Kappa

Philosophy Courses

Photographic Assistant Letter of Recognition

Photography Certificate

Physical Therapist Assistant, AAS

Physical Therapist Assistant Courses

Physics Courses

Placement Tests Procedures

Political Science Courses

Prince Frederick Campus

Priority Dates

Practical Nursing Certificate

Professional Communication Certificate

Programs of Study 

Psychology Courses


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The Quality Improvement Process


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Radiography, AAS

Reading Courses


Requirements for Graduation

Residency Policy

Resources for Businesses

Respiratory Therapy, AAS


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Safe Communities Center

Scholars Program

Security Management Certificate

Security Management Letter of Recognition

Selecting a Program

Small Business Management Letter of Recognition

Sociology Courses

Spanish Courses

Sport Management, AS

St. Charles Children’s Learning Center

Student Conduct

Student Life and Athletics

Student Progress and Academic Records

Student Success Courses

Studio Arts Assistant Letter of Recognition


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Teacher Education: Early Childhood, AA

Teacher Education Courses

Teacher Education: Secondary, AA

Technical Support Certificate

Theatre Courses

Therapeutic Massage: Advanced Certificate

Therapeutic Massage Certificate

Transcripts, Diplomas, Certificates, and Letters of Recognition Documents

Transfer Services

Transportation Assistance

Transportation Courses


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Values/Guiding Principles



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Waldorf Center for Higher Education

Web Developer Certificate

Wellness, Fitness, and Recreation

Wellness, Fitness, and Sports Courses

What Financial Assistance is Available?

Women’s Cultural Studies Letter of Recognition

Workforce Development


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