University Faculty Senate Coordinating Committee on Education


Thursday, April 21, 2011


12:00 noon 1:00 p.m. - Elliott Hall Conference Room







I.                    Old Business:

a.       (GRD)Request to disestablish the MA program in Counseling in Higher Education (attachment) (resolution)


II.                 New Business:


a. (0055)Request to add a new major: BA in Linguistics 4+1 option (attachment) (attachment proposal) (attachment) (attachment) (attachment 2-11-11) (dean support) (library support) (resolution revised 3-1-11)


b. (0092)Request to change the name of the Department of Chemical Engineering to Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (attachment) (attachment resolution doc.)


c. (0074)Request to change the program name and revise the program East Asian Studies (attachment 3-1-11) (support ANTH) (support ENG) (support email Pika) (side by side attachment) (resolution attachment)


d. (0074)Request to revise the program East Asian Studies (attachmentrevised4-11)


e. (0048) Request to remove Chemical Engineering Special Breadth requirement (attachment) (revised attachment) (attachmentemail)


f.                    (0100)Request to revise curriculum for Bachelor of Environmental Engineering and add a concentration (attachment)


g.                   (0022)Request to revise minor in Strength and Conditioning (revised attachment 12-15-2010)


h.                   (0065)Request to revise the major BM: Applied Music Instrumental BMAS (attachment)


i.                     (0093)Request to revise Art Department Overview (attachment) (attachment) (attachmentrevised 4-5-11) (attachment revised 4-5-11JH)


j.                    (0094)Request to revise VC Major (attachment 4-5-11JH)


k.                  (0095)Request to revise the B.A. in Art (revised 4-5-11JH)


l.                     (0103) Request to revise BFA (attachment 4-5-11JH)


m.                 (0102) Request for a 4+1 in Electrical and Computer Engineering (attachment) (revised attachment 4-18-11)


n.                   (0101)Request to add an Arab Studies Undergraduate Certificate (attachment)


o.                  Resolution to remove 30 plus hours from double undergraduate degree policy (attachment)


p.                  Ted Davis Grade Grievance Item Check with March Parcells


q.                  (GRD) Request to revise the Master of Communication (attachment) (attachment)


r.                    (GRD) Request for Permanent Approval of the Health Promotion Program in the college of Health Sciences. (attachment form) (attachment) (attachment) (attachmentsupport) (attachmentsupport) (attachment program policy statement) (attachment resolution)


s.                   Religious Holidays on the Academic Calendar (attachment) (attachment resolution)


t.                    Request for a Graduate Certificate in Statistics (attachment)


III.             Items pending UGS approval today, April 19th:


a.      a. Request to add new 4+1 BEE/MSECE and 4+1 BCpE/MSECE graduate degree options in Electrical and Computer Engineering (attachment 4-12-11)


b.      (0049)Request to create a minor in Electrical and Computing Engineering (attachment) (attachment revised 1-24-11)


c.       Discussions for the request to require a minimum grade of C- in 100- and 200-level
courses used to satisfy specific graduation and/or
prerequisite requirements. (attachment) (attachment)


d.      Request to add the Nurse Practitioner concentration to the RN to MSN (attachment) (attachment policy manual)