General Usage Rules

General Usage Rules for the IPENG Course Approval Database

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If the following is true... Then... Notes
Course is approved as an equivalent UIUC course (CS3--) by the department on campus that offers the course
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All College of Engineering students can use the approval
Course is approved as General Education credit (humanities, social science, western, non-western, liberal education elective)
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All College of Engineering students can use the approval
Course is approved as Required, Technical Elective, or Secondary Field
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Approval can only be used by students in the same department that approved the course Example: course is approved by ECE, the all students in the ECE department can use the course. Students in other departments must have the course reviewed and approved by their department.
Course is approved for minor usage
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All students enrolled in the minor may use the approval Please note: Minor approvals must be approved by the department on campus that offers the minor

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