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2007 - 2008 GHC General Catalog
2007-2008 General Catalog
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A

Academic Standards and Regulations 32-36
    Academic Dismissal 34-35
    Academic Probation 34
    Academic Suspension 34
    Academic Warning 34
Academic Program Publications 36
Academic Transfer Options 60
Accounting 65-66, 88-89
Accreditation 3
Adding Courses 16
Additional Learning Opportunities 43-45
Administration 152-157
Admissions 10-15
    Admissions Policy 11
    Admissions Procedures 10-11
    Admission Requirements 11
    Application Form 11
Adult Basic Education (ABE) 43, 89-90
Advanced Placement 31
Advisors/Advising 12-13
AIDS 90
Alcohol/Substance Abuse 90-91
Allied Health 91
Anatomy/Physiology 97
Anthropology 51, 92-93
Annual Planning Schedule 36
Appeals Academic Suspension or Dismissal 35, 47
Appeals (Grade Change) 33
Application for Degrees or Certificates 46
Aquaculture Technician 65, 80-81
Architecture 60
Art 93-94
Articulation (see Tech Prep)
Associate Degrees 46-85
Associate in Arts 50-53
Associate in Arts - DTA 47-48
Associate in Applied Science/Technology 49, 65-85
Associate in Business - DTA 48, 55-56
Associate in General Studies 49
Associate in Pre-Nursing - DTA 48, 54
Associate in Science 49, 60-64
Associate in Science Track 1 and 2 49, 57-59
Astronomy 94
Athletic Awards 29
Athletics 41
Attendance Policy 36
Auditing a Course 33
AutoCAD (See Computer Aided Drafting)
Automotive Technology 65, 67-68, 95-96

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Basic Small Business Skills 65, 70
Biology/Biological Sciences 51, 57, 96-98
Bishop Scholarship Program 25
Board of Trustees ii
Bookkeeping 65, 67
Bookstore 38
Botany 57
Business Management 65, 69-70, 98-100
Business School Admission 56

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Calendar 2
Campus Childcare 38
Campus Maps 7-8
Carpentry Technology 65, 70-71, 100
Certificates of Achievement 65-85
Certificates of Completion 65-85
Certified Nursing Assistant (see Nursing)
Change of Address 31
Change of Major 31
Chemical Science 51
Chemistry 57, 101
Chinese 115
Chiropractic (Pre-) 60
Class Sites 8-9
Clubs (Student) 40
Coastal Resources Learning Center 45
College Catalog 36
College Facilities 9
College Level Examination Program (CLEP) 31
Columbia Education Center 8-9
Common Course Numbering 6, 86-87
Computer Aided Design (AutoCAD) 65, 71, 102
Computer Information Systems 65, 72, 102-106
Computer Science 107
Concurrent Enrollment 17
Confidentiality of Student Records 30
Continuing Education 44
Counseling and Advising Center 37
Counseling Staff 37
Course Descriptions 88-151
Credits/Credit Load 16
Criminal Justice 61, 65, 73-74, 107-108

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Degrees, Requirements for 46-49
Dental Hygiene (Pre-) 61
Dentistry (Pre-) 61-62
Desired Student Abilities 3
Developmental Education 43, 87-89, 127
Diagnostic Testing 43
Diesel Technology 65, 74-75, 108-109
Direct Transfer Agreement 47-48, 54-56
Disability Support Services 38
Disclaimer ii
Distribution Requirements 50-52
Drama (see Theatre Arts)
Dramatic Productions 40
Driving Directions 8
Dropping Courses 16
Drug and Alcohol Abuse Statement 5-6

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Early Childhood Education 65, 75, 109-110
Earth Science 51, 110
Ecology 95
Economics 51, 110
Education 110-111
Educational Planning 13
Electives, Associate in Arts 52-53
Emeritus Faculty and Administration 158-159
Employment, Part-time 19, 38
Engineering (Pre-) 59
English 111-113
English as a Second Language (ESL) 113
Entrepreneurship 65, 69, 113-114
Environmental Science 51, 114
Equal Opportunity 3
Examinations 36
Excess Credit Surcharge 18
Exceptions, Substitutions and Waivers 46
Exclusions (Low Scholarship Status) 35

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Faculty 152-157
Faculty, Emeritus 158-159
Failure to Meet Financial Obligations 18
Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) 19
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG) 19
Fees, Tuition and Refunds 18, 21
Film 114
Financial Aid 19-21
Fisheries 58, 79, 114-115
Food Services 39
Forgiveness/Red Line Policy 35
Foreign Languages 115-118
Forestry 62
Four-Year Degrees 44
Formatting/Publishing Business Documents 65, 83
Foundation Scholarships 22-25
French 115-116
Freshman Year Experience 118

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General Education Development (GED) Testing 43
GED Verification 11
General Electives 53
General Information 3-6
General Scholarships 25-29
Geographic Information Systems 65, 76, 118-119
Geology 58, 119-120
German 116
Grade Change/Appeals 33
Grade-Point Average Computation 33
Grade Points 32
Grade Reports 33
Grading Policy 32
Graduation Ceremony 46
Grays Harbor County Facilities 9
Grays Harbor College Foundation 4-5, 22-25
Grays Harbor College History 3-4

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Harassment Policy Statement 5
Health/Physical Education 120
Health Promotion and Fitness 120
Health Sciences Programs 65, 76-77, 138-140
High Scholarship Status 34
High School Completion/Verification 11, 14
History 51, 120-122
Honor Roll 34
Honor Societies 41
Housing 39
Human Development 123
Human Services 65, 78-79, 124-125
Humanities 51, 55

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Identification Numbers 30
Incomplete, Grade of 32
Independent Study 88
Industrial Welding Level 4 65, 85
International Student Programs 15
Italian 115

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Japanese 115
Job Placement Center 38
Journalism 126

Languages 51, 115-118
Late Registration 16
Latin 117
Law Enforcement (see Criminal Justice)
Learning Center 37
Learning Disabled Students 38
Library Courses 126
Library/Media Center 42
Literacy Project 43
Literary Arts 51
Loans (Federal Family Education Loan Program) 19
Low Scholarship Status 34

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Marine Biology 57, 96
Mathematics 52, 127-131
Medical Coding 65, 79
Medical Records Office Assistant 65, 79, 140-141
Medical Technology (Pre-) 62
Medical Transcription 65, 79
Medicine (Pre-) 62
Microbiology 98
Microcomputer Applications 65, 83
Microsoft Office Applications 65, 83
Mission Statement 1
Model Watershed Project (see Coastal Resources Learning Center)
Music/Musical Arts 51, 131-135
Musical Organizations 40

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Natural Resources 58, 65, 80-81, 135-137
Natural Resources Management 65, 81
Naturopathic Medicine (Pre-) 63
New Students 11
Nursing 15, 65, 76-77, 138-140
    Associate Degree 65, 77, 138-140
    Nursing Assistant Training 65, 77, 138
    Practical Nursing 65, 77, 138-140
    Program Admission 15, 76
    Associate in Pre-Nursing DTA 48, 54
Nutrition 140

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Occupational Programs (see Professional Technical Programs)
Off-Campus Facilities 9
Off-Campus Phone Numbers ii
Office Professional Certification 65, 83
Office Technology 65, 82-83, 140-141
Optometry (Pre-) 63

Pacific County Facilities 9
Parking Regulations 39
PC Maintenance/Service Technician 65, 72, 102-106
Pell Grant (Federal) 19
Performing Arts Series 40
Personal Identification Number (PIN) 30-31
Pharmacy (Pre-) 63
Philosophy 142
Phone Numbers ii
Physical Education 50, 142-143
Physical Education Requirements 46
Physical Science 51
Physical Therapy (Pre-) 64
Physics 59, 145-146
Pipe Welding Level 3 65, 85
Placement Test 11
Polish 115
Political Science 51, 146-147
Practical Nursing 65, 77, 138-140
Prerequisites 17
Professional Technical Programs 65-85
Psychology 51, 147
Publications 36

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Quantitative Skills 50
Quarterly Schedule of Classes 36
Quarter System 36

Reading 148
Reciprocity Agreement 47
Recommended Preparation 17
Red Line Policy 35
Refund Policy 18, 21
Registered Nursing 65, 77, 138-140
Registration Information 10, 16-17
    Registration Procedures 10
    Registration Process 13
Related Welding 65, 84
Removal from Low Scholarship Status 35
Repeating a Course 33
Reservation Based Associate in Arts Degree 44
Residency 14
Retail Bookkeeping 65, 67
Retailing 65, 70
Returning Students 11
Riverview Education Center 8-9
Running Start 14
Russian 117

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Satisfactory Financial Aid Academic Progress 21
Scholarships 22-29
Scholastic Standards Policy 33-35
Science 51, 56
Senior Citizens 14
Services to Students 37-39
Simpson Education Center 8-9
Small Business/Entrepreneurship 65, 70
Smoking Policy 39
Social Science 51, 55
Social Security Number 30
Sociology 51, 148-149
Software Applications 65, 82-83, 102-105, 141
Spanish 117-118
Specified Electives 52-53
Special Topics 88
Speech 51, 149
Stafford Creek Corrections Center 43
State Need Grant (SNG) 19
Strategic Directions 1
Student Activities 40
Student Aid (FASFA) 20
Student Government 40
Student Handbook/Calendar 41
Student Identification Number (SID) 30
Student Life and Activities 40-41
Student Organizations 40
Student Records 30-31
Student Rights and Responsibilities 39
Students' Right to Know 6
Student Rights to Records 30
Study Skills 149
Supplemental Education Opportunity Grants (FSEOG) 19

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Teacher of the Year Awards 152-157
Technical Support Specialist 72, 102-105
Tech Prep Program 15
Theatre/Theatrical Arts 51, 149-150
Title IX 3
Transcripts 11, 31
Transfer of Credit 13-14, 46-47
Transfer Students 11, 13-14
Transition Services 38
Trim Carpentry 65, 71, 100
TRiO Student Support Services 37
Tuition, Fees and Refunds 18, 21
Tuition Waivers 19
Tutoring 37

U, V, W, X, Y, Z  [ return to top ]

Values 1
Veterans Benefits 19-20
Veterinary Medicine (Pre-) 64
Vision Statement 1
Visual Arts 51
Vocational Programs (see Professional Technical Programs)

WAOL Course Grading 32
Watershed Assessment/Restoration/Technician 65, 81
Welding Basics Level 1 65, 85
Welding Basics Level 2 65, 85
Welding Technology 65, 84-85, 150-151
Whiteside Education Center 8-9
Withdrawal from Classes/College 16
WorkFirst 38
Work-Study Programs 19
World Class Scholars 25

Yacht Finish Carpentry 65, 85, 150

Zoology 57


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