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Course Numbering

As a general rule, course numbers reflect the level of difficulty of the course content. For a variety of reasons, some course numbers may not adhere to the description below. If in doubt about the level of a particular course, consult a departmental advisor.


introductory courses for lower division students


beginning major courses intended for sophomores and juniors


first level upper division courses; intermediate major courses


advanced undergraduate courses intended for juniors and seniors


advanced undergraduate courses 

Graduate Course Numbering

All graduate courses will contain a letter either before or after the course number. 

Exception: Spitzer School of Architecture – Graduate courses are numbered 60000 and above.