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ARCHIVED 2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARCHIVED 2020-2021 Graduate Catalog


Every effort has been made to assure the accuracy of this catalog to the extent possible at press time. However, changes in or elimination of provisions contained herein on any and all matters, including courses, course descriptions, designations of faculty, fees, and other charges, admission and degree requirements, and academic policies and procedures, may be made and applied before the next catalog is published. Students should contact the appropriate department head, dean, or other administrative office for current information. Western Carolina University does not intend to enter into a contractual relationship with any student or other person through the issuance of The Record and does not intend to create any cause of action against the State of North Carolina, The University of North Carolina, the Board of Governors, the President, Western Carolina University (WCU), WCU’s Board of Trustees, WCU’s Chancellor, or any other officer, agency, agent, or employee of the state, The University of North Carolina, or WCU.

Western Carolina University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, or political affiliation. For information concerning affirmative action policies and procedures, contact the Affirmative Action Office, 530 H.F. Robinson Administration Building, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723, 828-227-7116.

Western Carolina University publishes two issues of The Record, the Undergraduate Catalog and the Graduate Catalog. Both describe academic programs, regulations, and policies. Find an online version at: catalog.wcu.edu. Electronic copies of the appropriate issues are made available to students registered at the university, high school principals and guidance counselors, college and university libraries, and public and private high schools and institutions of higher learning in North Carolina. Electronic copies are available from Graduate School and Research, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC, 28723 (828-227-7398; 800-369-9854; grad@email.wcu.edu).