Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Studies: Lynn Mahoney
Director, Undergraduate Program: Tim Caron
Office: LIB 214; Phone: (562) 985-2426
Director, Graduate Program: Cecile Lindsay
Office: BH 303; Phone: (562) 985-8225
University Academic Programs is the administrative designation for a group of University-wide academic programs that are interdisciplinary in nature. The Interdisciplinary Studies program offers students the opportunity to develop unique individualized cross-disciplinary majors utilizing courses from appropriate departments at California State University, Long Beach. Each student, with the help of department faculty advisors, must select courses and focus his/her major on the basis of a unifying issue, theme or topic called an area of concentration. The area of concentration must meet three criteria to be acceptable:
The student must actively plan his/her program and cultivate relationships with assigned or chosen faculty. The student has the initial responsibility in shaping his/her program, with the guidance of the department advisors.