2019-2020 Pierce College Catalog 
    Feb 21, 2024  
2019-2020 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Effective 10/03/18 - PHIL& 120 Symbolic Logic (5 credits) can no longer be used for a Natural Science requirement. 

Effective winter quarter 2019 - New Certificate, Crime Analysis and Investigations 

Effective 11/6/18 - Publication error – Social Service Mental Health certificate was not included in original catalog publication.  Certificate has been added.

Effective 10/8/2019 - New Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Fire Service Leadership and Management

Effective 06/30/18 - All Criminal Justice courses require a 2.0 or higher grade.

Effective 11/15/19 - ECED 335 and ECED& 355 have been removed from the Social Science distribution list. These courses only count for the BAS in Teaching. 

Effective 04/06/2020 - The following changes have been made to NURS 160 - title change, course content, student outcomes, degree outcomes and potential methods. The following changes have been made to NURS 161 - prerequiste, course description, student outcomes, degree outcomes, and potential methods. The following changes have been made to NURS 240 - title change, prerequisite, course description and student outcomes. The following changes have been made to NURS 241 - prerequisite, course description, and student outcomes.

It has been discovered as of 6/16/2020 that the PowerPoint sequence (BTECA 130 – Microsoft PowerPoint: Create and Modify a PowerPoint Presentation, BTECA 131 – Microsoft PowerPoint: Format and Add Visual Element, and BTECA 132 – Microsoft PowerPoint: Customize and Share a Presentation) was missing from the following degrees. The sequence should have been listed when the 2019-2020 catalog was published.

Medical Billing and Coding AAS
General Office Certificate

7/6/2020 For the Health Informatics and Integrated Technology (AAS) degree the course purposes statements were not included in the course map.  http://catalog.pierce.ctc.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=7&poid=1970&returnto=317

July 27, 2020 - Due to an error in fact, the Action Item: GPA Check in Chemistry (AS-Track 1) Course Map  was updated to include MATH&151 and MATH&152 instead of MATH 124 and MATH 125. 

July 22, 2022 - Remedied error in fact in the Kinesiology (AAS-T) Course Map . Input BUS& 101  under the Introduction to Business header, as the course was not linked there properly.

September 19, 2022 - Remedied error in fact. PE 280  was not in the 2019-2020 catalog, though it was a course offered during the academic year. Added the course and made it active so it reflects the offering in 2019-2020.