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.