Academic Program Actions

AGENDA ITEM SUMMARY

AGENDA ITEM

Academic Program Actions
Coordinating Board for Higher Education
June 29, 2010

DESCRIPTION

This agenda item reports all program actions brought to the Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) for review since the June 10, 2010 meeting of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education (CBHE).

STATUTORY REFERENCE

Sections 173.005.2(1), 173.005.2(8), 173.030(1), and 173.030(2), RSMo, Statutory requirements regarding CBHE approval of new degree programs.

RECOMMENDED ACTION

Assigned to Consent Calendar

ATTACHMENT

Academic Program Actions


ACADEMIC PROGRAM ACTIONS

Under RSMo 173.005.11 and 6 CSR 10-10.010, out-of-state public institutions offering programs in Missouri are subject to an approval process similar to that for Missouri's public institutions of higher education. The CBHE must approve all courses before they are offered in Missouri.

I. Programs Discontinued

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

II. Programs and Options Placed on Inactive Status

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

III. Approved Changes in Academic Programs

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

IV. Received and Reviewed Changes in Programs (Independent Colleges and Universities)

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

V. Program Changes Requested and Not Approved

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

VI. New Programs Approved

Harris-Stowe State University

Bachelor of Science (BS) Biology with options in Pre-Medicine and Urban Ecology
Bachelor of Science (BS), Mathematics

Missouri State University

Bachelor of Science (BS) Facility Management with options in Health Care, Hospitality, Industrial/Production, and Property Management

Linn State Technical College

Associate of Applied Science (AAS), One-Year Certification (C1), Welding Technology

Three Rivers Community College

Associate of Arts (AA) degree in coordination with the Cape Girardeau Partnership for Higher Education (off-site delivery at the Career and Technical Center in Cape Girardeau)

VII. New Programs Received and Reviewed (Independent Colleges and Universities)

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

IX. New Programs Not Approved (Independent Colleges and Universities)

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.

X. New Courses Approved (Out-of-State Institutions)

No actions of this type have been taken since the last board meeting.