Chapter 10. Degrees

10.1 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science Degrees. The Santa Cruz Division delegates to the Faculties of the colleges the authority to recommend to the Chancellor of Santa Cruz, for transmission to the President of the University of California, the award of the degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science. Those candidates so recommended must have prior certification of satisfaction of: (a) the major requirements by the appropriate agencies [SCR Chapters 2, 4, 10]; (b) the college requirements by the appropriate colleges; and (c) the University of California requirements by the Registrar. Records of fulfillment of requirements of colleges and departments are forwarded to and maintained by the Registrar. Petitions of students for graduation under suspension of the Santa Cruz Regulations, in individual cases of minor curricular adjustments, must have the approval of the college Faculty concerned. If exceptions to major requirements are involved, the approval of the departments of the students' major subjects (or of the equivalent agencies in the cases of double, minor, combined, or individual majors) is also required. (Am 10 May 67, 4 June 69, 27 Jan 71, 22 Jan 75; CC 17 Mar 81, 4 Mar 87; EC 1 Aug 76, 12 May 97, 31 Aug 98)

10.2 Higher Degrees. The Santa Cruz Division delegates to the Graduate Council, in collaboration with the schools, academic divisions, and the appropriate departments, the authority to recommend to the Chancellor of Santa Cruz for transmission to the President of the University of California , the award of higher degrees. (CC 31 Aug 98; EC 12 May 97)

10.3 All agencies recommending the award of degrees report their action quarterly to the Secretary for the information of the Santa Cruz Division. (CC 31 Aug 98)