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Institutional Curriculum Request Summary


Summary/Date of Submission Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA
Status
test          
Courses for May AAC Revised May 05/10/2017
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary
5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
Programs for May AAC Revised May 05/10/2017
USD Program Curriculum Summary
5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
Courses for April AAC Revised May 05/03/2017
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary
05/03/2017 N/A      
Programs for April AAC Revised May 05/03/2017
USD Program Curriculum Summary
05/03/2017 N/A      
Courses for April AAC 
 USD Institutional Curriculum Summary
03/29/2017 04/12/2017      
Programs for April AAC
USD Program Curriculum Summary
03/29/2017 04/12/2017      
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary 2/23/2017 Resubmitted 2/23/2017
Originally 2/22/2017 Revised      
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary 2/08/2017/Revised 2/16/2017-Courses 02/08/2017
Revised 2/16/2017
Final doc 3/29/2017
02/22/2017      
USD Institutional Program Summary 2/9/2017-Programs 2/09/2017 2/22/2017      
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary 1/11/2017
1/11/2017 1/26/2017
     
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary 11/22/2016 11/22/2016 11/01/2016 Original review
Approved 12/05/2016 Approved
USD Institutional Curriculum Summary 11/1/2016  10/25/2016 11/01/2016 Approved
11/09/2016 Approved
           

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Existing Program Substantive Program Modifications

Program Name Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status
Biomedical Engineering, M.S.
Total credits of elective and supportive course work; Add new Medical Product Development and Manufacturing 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Biomedical Engineering, Ph.D. (Joint program with SDSMT)  Total credits of elective and supportive course work 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Business Administration, M.B.A. w/Business Analytics specialization
New CIP Code
5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Business Administration, M.B.A. w/Health Services Administration specialization  Change department code; Total number of hours for the program; Existing specialization 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Counseling and Psychology in Education-Counseling, M.A. w/ School Counseling specialization
Total credit required for program; existing specialization 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Counseling and Psychology in Education-Counseling, Ph.D. w/Counselor Education specialization
Total credit required for program; existing specialization 5/10/2017 5/24/2017
 
Health Minor (non-teaching) New CIP Code and revised courses 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Health Sciences, Ph.D. Total credits required for program 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
General Studies, B.G.S. Add Military Studies (BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, and USD shared program) 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Occupational Therapy, O.T.D. Total credits for program (traditional entry); Admissions requirements for the post-professional OTD 5/10/2017 5/24/2017  
Biology, M.S. Remove Plan A option; Add Plan B option
03/29/2017
05/03/2017
04/12/2017
 
Computer Science, M.S. Revise Informatics specialization; remove Human-Computer Interaction specialization
03/29/2017
Withdrawn-to be submitted at a later date
 
Education Administration-School District Superintendent, Ed.S. Change total number in discipline and electives
03/29/2017
04/12/2017
 
Education Administration-School District Superintendent, Ed.D. Change total number in discipline and electives 03/29/2017
04/12/2017
 
Science, Technology, and Math specialization; Elementary Education, M.A. and Secondary Education M.A. Revised courses; Rename specialization 03/29/2017
05/03/2017
04/12/2017
 
Exercise Science specialization; Kinesiology and Sport Management, M.A.
Reduce Plan B to 30 hours 03/29/2017
04/12/2017
 
Psychology, B.A.
Total credits for the program 03/29/2017
04/12/2017
 
Psychology, B.S.
Total credits for the program 03/29/2017 04/12/2017
 
Public Administration, M.P.A. Total credits for the program 2/8/2017 2/22/2017
 
Computer Science, MS Add accelerated track
1/10/2017 1/26/2017  
Kinesiology and Sport Management, M.A.-Sport Management and Exercise Science Total credits required in the discipline, specialization, and program; Delete program code without specialization
10/24/2016
11/1/2016
Approved 11/9/2016
General Studies, A.A. General Education changes; Collaborative Programs 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
General Studies, B.G.S. General Education changes; Collaborative Program (USD revised proposal)
10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
Chemistry: American Chemical Society (ACS) Approved Chemistry, B.S. General Education changes; Request New Program Coding U.BS.CHEM-ACS 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
Chemistry: Chemistry Coordinate, B.S. General Education changes; Request New Program Coding U.BS.CHEM-COOR 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
French and Francophone Studies, B.A. General Education changes; Collaborative Programs 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
German, B.A. General Education changes; Collaborative Programs 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
Theatre: Theatre Specialization, B.F.A. General Education changes; Specialization name change to Theatre Studies 10/21/2016 11/1/2016 under review
Basic Biomedical Sciences, Ph.D. (Specializations: Neuroscience and Infectious Diseases) Updating approved courses 08/15/2016 08/29/2016 Approved
Health Sciences, B.S. (no specialization and Paramedic Specialization) SDBOR Policy 2.5.13 Exception request; add/delete courses 08/15/2016 08/29/2016 Approved
Kinesiology and Sport Sciences, B.S. Rename program: Kinesiology and Sport Management; redistribution of credit hours; total credits required within the discipline 08/15/2016 08/29/2016 Approved
Social Work, B.S. (no specialization and Child Welfare Specialization SDBOR Policy 2.5.13 Exception request 08/15/2016 08/29/2016 Approved

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New Certificate Program Requests

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Communication and Leadership Certificate (Undergraduate) [University Center, Sioux Falls]
5/16/2017 5/24/2017
     
Healthcare Leadership Certificate (Undergraduate)
[University Center, Sioux Falls]
5/16/2017 5/24/2017
     
Management Certificate (Undergraduate)
[University Center, Sioux Falls]
5/16/2017 5/24/2017
     
Personnel Supervision Certificate (Undergraduate)
[University Center, Sioux Falls]
5/16/2017 5/24/2017
     
Small Business Entrepreneurship Certificate (Undergraduate)
[University Center, Sioux Falls]
5/16/2017 5/24/2017      
 Science, Technology, and Math Pedagogy
   (Graduate Certificate)
5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
Arts in Health Certificate (Undergraduate and Graduate) 2/16/2017 revised 3/29/17
02/22/2017
     
Business Analytics Certificate (Graduate) 02/15/2017 02/22/2017      
Marketing Certificate (Graduate) 02/15/2017 02/22/2017
     
Operations and Supply Chain Management Certificate (Graduate) 02/15/2017 02/22/2017      
Ceramics Certificate (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016 under review
Drawing Certificate (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016 under review
Painting Certificate (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016
under review
Printmaking Certificate (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016 under review
Sculpture Certificate (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016 under review
Web Design (Undergraduate) 09/22/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016 under review
Instructional Coaching, Technology, and Change (Graduate Certificate) 02/10/2016 02/24/2016 Ongoing discussions with DSU/pulled 2/24/2016
 

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New Site Requests

Program Title Site Requested Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Criminal Justices, B.A./B.S. Online
5/10/2017
5/24/2017      
Graphic Design Certificate Sioux Falls 09/28/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 12/7/2016
under review
Criminal Justice Minor Online 06/06/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved

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New Specialization

Program Name  New Specialization Name Date Post  AAC  Status BOR  Status
Biomedical Engineering, M.S. Medical Product Development and Manufacturing 6/9/2017
07/13/2017
     
Biology, M.S. Conservation and Biodiversity 03/29/2017 05/24/2017      
Biology, Ph.D. Bioinformatics 03/29/2017 05/24/2017      
Biology, Ph.D.
Integrative Biology 03/29/2017 05/24/2017
   





   

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Intent to Plan

Program Title Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Bachelor of Applied Science, B.A.S.
04/06/2017
04/12/2017
     
Sustainability, Ph.D.
03/29/2017 04/12/2017      
 N/A          

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New Baccalaureate Degree Minor Requests

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
N/A          
           

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New Undergraduate Degree Program Request

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Technical Leadership, B.S. [University Center, Sioux Falls] 5/16/2017
5/24/2017
     
Graphic and Web Design, A.A. 2/08/2017 2/22/2017      
Integrated Science, A.S.
10/25/2016 11/1/2016 under review    
           

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New Graduate Degree Program Requests

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
N/A          
           

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Program Placement on Inactive Status or Termination

Program Title Change Requested Inactive/Termination Dates Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Health Teaching Minor Termination Summer 2017 5/10/2017 5/24/2017
     
Information Technology Academy Certificate Termination Summer 2017 5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
Occupational Therapy, M.S. Termination Spring 2019 5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
Biology, M.A.
Termination
May 1, 2017
03/29/2017
04/12/2017
     
Adapted Physical Education Minor Termination May 1, 2017 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 under review
   
Drafting for the Entertainment Industry Termination May 1, 2017 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 under review
   
Music Education Minor Termination May 1, 2017 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 under review
   

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Prefix Request

Prefix Requested
Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status
Arts in Health (AIH)   Create AIH prefix 02/16/2017 02/22/2017  Withdrawn
Business Law (BLAW)   Create BLAW prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Decision Science (DSCI)   Create DSCI prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Finance (FIN)   Create FIN prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Human Resource Management (HRM)   Request authority to offer HRM prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Kinesiology and Sport Management (KSM)   Create KSM prefix; delete KSS prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Management (MGT)   Create Management prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  
Marketing (MKTG)
Create Marketing prefix 10/18/2016 11/1/2016  

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120 Credit Exceptions

Program Title New exception or Update to existing Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
N/A              
               

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New Course Requests

Course Number and Title Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA
Status BOR Status
A&S 489-Technical Leadership Capstone 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
BME 425/525-Medical Product Development 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
BME 450/550-Regulatory Pathways for Medical Product Development 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
BME 715-Scientific Communications 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
BME 723-Cellular Engineering 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
CHEM 455/555-Surface Engineering and Functionalization (Shared with SDSM&T and SDSU) SDSM&T posted 4/27/2017 as well.
5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
FAMP 817-Chronic Pain and Addiction 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
HSAD 459/559-Health Services for Long-Term Care 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
HSAD 488/588-Haelth Services Administration Abroad 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
HSAD 760-Health Services Informatics 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
LING 508-Translation Practice and Ethics 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
LAW 852-Military Law 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
LAW 856-National Security Law 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
LAW 868-Race and the Law 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
SPAN 560-Applied Translation in Spanish 5/10/2017 5/24/2017          
BIOL 711-Foundations of Ecology and Conservation 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
BIOL 725-Integrative Organismal Biology 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
BIOL 769-Programming for Biology 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
BIOL 770-Computational Genomics and Systems Biology 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
BIOL 780-Bioinformatics Computing and Applications 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
BIOL 781-Data Mining in Bioinformatics 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
 BIOL 787-Professional Development in Biology
03/29/2017 04/12/2017           
ELED/SEED 700-STEM Methods I: History, Foundations, Trends and Issues of Science Technology and Math 03/29/2017
05/03/2017 Revised
04/12/2017          
ELED/SEED 710-STEM Methods II: Research Literature in STEM Education 3/29/2017
05/03/2017 Revised
04/12/2017          
ELED/SEED 720-Designing Projects and Environments in STEM Education
03/29/2017
05/03/2017 Revised
04/12/2017          
POLS 212-Introduction to Race and Justice in America 03/29/2017 04/12/2017           
PUBH 770-Public Health Immunology 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
THEA 140L-Survey of Technical Theatre Production Lab 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
THEA 141L-Technical Theatre I Lab 03/29/2017  04/12/2017          
THEA 142L-Technical Theatre II Lab 03/29/2017 04/12/2017          
ART 410/510-Arts in Health 02/16/2017
revised 3/29/17
02/22/2017
         
ART 415/515-Populations, Multiculturalism, and Ethics 02/16/2017 revised 3/29/17
02/22/2017          
ART 420/520-Materials Use and Safety 02/16/2017 revised 3/29/17 02/22/2017          
ART 425/525-Arts in Health Internship 02/16/2017 revised 3/29/17 02/22/2017          
MKTG 450-Digital Marketing Tools & Technology 2/08/2017
02/22/2017          
MKTG 451-Digital Marketing Strategy 2/08/2017 02/22/2017          
PSYC 446/546 and WMST 446/546-Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity 2/08/2017 02/22/2017          
ANTH 310-Introduction to Forensic Anthropology 1/10/2017 1/26/2017          
FAMP 857-Rural Health and the Inter-professional Collaboration 1/10/2017 1/26/2017          
FAMP 816-Native American Healthcare 1/10/2017 1/26/2017          
PHIL/CLHU/ENGL 477/577-Philosophy and Tragedy 1/10/2017 1/26/2017          
BIOL 280/280L-Inquiry and Analysis in Biology/Lab
10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Revised form BIOL 280 280L 12/5/2016 Approved    
CPHD 725- Genetics of Human Disease 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Revised form CPHD 725 12/5/2016 Approved    
EDFN 438-Bridging Theory and Practice 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016
Approved    
HIST 456-Mark Twain's America 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Revised form HIST 456
12/5/2016 Approved    
ISCI 153/153L-Integrated Science II/Lab 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved
11/9/2016 Approved
   
ISCI 225/225L-Integrated Science III/Lab 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016 Approved
   
PEDS 817-Inpatient Pediatric Hospital Experience 09/16/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 11/9/2016
Approved    
SOCW 488/588-Trauma Practice with Children 09/16/2016 10/05/2016 Approved 11/9/2016
Approved    
               

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Revised Course Requests

Course Number and Title Common or Unique Universities that Offer as Common Course Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA
Status
HSAD 710-Contemporary Leadership in Health Care Unique USD Description; Title 5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
HSAD 740-Advanced Health Care Systems Unique USD Description; Title 5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
HSAD 770-Advanced Health Care Management Unique USD Description; Title 5/10/2017 5/24/2017      
EDAD 740-School Community Relations
Unique
USD
Description; title
03/29/2017
04/12/2017
     
EDAD 820-Human Resource Administration
Unique
USD
Description; title; delivery method 03/29/2017
04/12/2017
     
CSC 731-Automata, Languages and Computation Theory Unique USD Description 2/08/2017        
BADM 334-Small Business Management Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to MGMT 1/11/2017        
BADM 351-Business Law Common
BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to BLAW 1/11/2017        
BADM 407/507-International Business Common BHSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to MGMT 1/11/2017        
BADM 411/511-Finance Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, USD
Prefix change from BADM to FIN 1/11/2017        
BADM 412/512-Security Analysis Common SDSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to FIN 1/11/2017        
BADM 413/513-Advanced Corporate Finance Common BHSU, NSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to FIN 1/11/2017        
BADM 415/515-Financial Institutions Common DSU, USD   Prefix change from BADM to FIN 1/11/2017        
BADM 416/516-Commercial Bank Management Common DSU, SDSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to FIN 1/11/2017        
BADM 431/531-Risk Analysis and Insurance Common BHSU, NSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to BLAW 1/11/2017        
BADM 433/533-Real Estate Common NSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to BLAW 1/11/2017        
BADM 457/557-Business Ethics Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to BLAW 1/11/2017        
BADM 458-International Business Law Common NSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to BLAW 1/11/2017        
BADM 467/567-Labor-Management Relations Common NSU, USD Prefix change from BADM to HRM 1/11/2017        
MATH 102-College Algebra Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD Common Prereqs 1/11/2017        
MATH 103-Quantitative Literacy Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, USD Common Prereqs 1/11/2017        
MATH 104-Finite Mathematics Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, USD Common Prereqs 1/11/2017        
MSL 101-Introduction to the Army and Critical Thinking Common BHSU, DSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD
Prereq 1/11/2017        
MSL 102-Foundations of Agile and Adaptive Leadership Common BHSU, DSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD
Prereq 1/11/2017        
MSL 201-Leadership and Decision Making Common BHSU, DSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD  Prereq  1/11/2017        
MSL 202-Army Doctrine and Team Development Common BHSU, DSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD Prereq 1/11/2017        
KSS 300- Introduction to Research Common BHSU and DSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016
Approved
KSS 353-Kinesiology Common  BHSU and DSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016  Approved
KSS 400 - Exercise Test & Prescription Common DSU, NSU, and SDSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016  Approved
PE 350 - Exercise Physiology Common  BHSU, DSU, NSU, and SDSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016 Approved
PE 453 - Sport Psychology Common  BHSU, DSU, NSU, and SDSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved 11/9/2016 Approved
PE 454 - Biomechanics Common BHSU, DSU, NSU, and SDSU Prefix change to KSM 10/18/2016 11/1/2016 Approved
11/9/2016 Approved
Various HSC Courses Unique N/A Instructional Method 09/16/2016  10/05/2016 Approved under review

MSL 101 Leadership and Personal Development Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 102 Introduction to Tactical Leadership Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 201 Innovative Team Leadership Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 202 Foundations of Tactical Leadership Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 301 Adaptive Team Leadership Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 301L Adaptive Team Leadership Lab Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 302 Leadership in Changing Environments Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 302L Leadership in Changing Environments Lab Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved 10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 401 Developing Adaptive Leaders Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved  10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 401L Developing Adaptive Leaders Lab Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved  10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 402 Leadership in a Complex World Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved  10/4/2016 Approved
MSL 402L Leadership in a Complex World Lab Common BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU, and USD Re-title 08/23/2016 08/29/2016 Approved  10/4/2016 Approved

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Authority to Offer Common Course Requests

Course Number and Title Universities Currently Offering This Course Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA
Status BOR Status
BIOL 245/245L-Cell Culture Techniques NSU 5/10/2017 5/24/2017
         
PSYC 331-Industrial and Organizational Psychology
BHSU, SDSMT, SDSU
03/29/2017
04/21/2017
         
PSYC 461-Theories of Personality
BHSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU
03/29/2017
04/21/2017
         
CHEM 762 (USD requests cross-list/equate to CPHD 762)  SDSU  10/18/2016  11/1/2016 Revised form CHEM 762 12/5/2016 Approved
   
                 

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Revisions to General Education Requirements

Goal/Course Number and Title Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Memorandum-USD General Education Redesign (updated, full list)2/8/2017 AAC designated tracking sheets with remaining USD programs
2/08/2017 2/22/2017
     
Memorandum-USD General Education Redesign AAC designated tracking sheets 10/21/2016 11/01/2016  under review
   
General Education Proposal (12 university specific credits) USD designated courses baccalaureate degrees 08/15/2016 08/29/2016 Approved    
             

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