VARIABLE NAME: PREQ5 (Revised Fall 2001)
DESCRIPTOR: High School Prerequisite 5 SOCIAL SCIENCE
DEFINITION: One unit of U.S. History is required; a half unit of Economics and a half unit in Government are strongly recommended.
1 = Met prerequisite
2 = Did not; Prerequisite waived
3 = Did not; Additional course work required
4 = Not applicable
FIELD ATTRIBUTE: A1
NOTE: This is the official definition developed by Academic Affairs and approved by the Commission on Higher Education. This field will be used primarily in the analysis of first-time freshmen. It is not applicable to international students or students who completed high school with a GED.
EXAMPLE: To select students who met the requirements for the high school Social Science prerequisite, type PREQ5='1' in the WHERE clause.