UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH \ PROCEDURE \ 09-04-12 EXHIBIT B SUBJECT: NON-UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH DEGREE NOTIFICATION EFFECTIVE DATE: FEBRUARY 1992 UNIVERSITY TRANSCRIPT STANDARD ABBREVIATIONS NON-UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH DEGREES The maximum length of the College/University and Degree Name fields is 30 characters. Abbreviations should not be used unless the full name exceeds 30 characters. Only one (1) character should be entered in each of the 30 spaces provided. The following standard abbreviations may be used when necessary: And & College Coll Community Comm County Cnty Institute/Institution Inst Pennsylvania PA Pittsburgh Pgh Science Sci State St Technology/Technic Tech University Univ Standard abbreviations have been established for the following institutions: Butler Cnty Community College California University of PA (Different from California State University) Clarion University of PA Comm College of Allegheny Cnty Comm College of Beaver County CUNY-School Name Edinboro University of PA Harrisburg Area Comm College Indiana University of PA (Different from Indiana University and Indiana State University) Rutgers St Univ of New Jersey Slippery Rock University of PA SUNY-Branch Univ of Calif-Branch Univ Illinois-Urbana-Champaign Univ of Wisconsin-Branch Westmoreland Cnty Comm College Degrees should be recorded as they appear on the official transcript. In cases where the degree name is longer than 30 characters, consult Data Element Dictionary (DED) Table 18462 for standard abbreviations. (e.g., Master of Business Administration could be abbreviated Master of Business Admin) These guidelines are intended to contribute to an improved student transcript and to promote University- wide standards for the recording of non-University of Pittsburgh degrees.