Archival Finding Aids


1946-1973 (Bulk 1950-1965)

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The San José State University Engineering Department Records, 1946-1973 (bulk 1950-1965), document the department's accreditation approval process, as well as requests for advanced curriculum and coursework leading to a Bachelor of Science in Engineering. The records consist of accreditation materials such as curriculum requirements set by the Engineering Education Committee (EEC), grade point average studies, graduate information, and enrollment reports. The records also include departmental news releases and publicity. This collection is arranged into two series: Series I. Accreditation Materials and Reports, 1946-1973 (bulk 1950-1965); and Series II. News Releases and Publicity, 1966-1985.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

San José State University -- Engineering Department -- History
San José State College -- History
California State University, San José-- History
San José State University -- History
Engineering -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Universities and colleges -- Accreditation -- California -- San Jose
San José State University -- Accreditation
Education, Higher -- California -- San José

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