2018-2019 Curriculum and Instruction requests at USD.

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Institutional Curriculum Request Summary

Summary/Date of Submission Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA Status
May AAC-Course Curriculum Summary 5/8/19 5/22/19      
April AAC-Course Curriculum Summary 4/2/19 4/17/19      
April AAC-Program Curriculum Summary 4/2/19 4/17/19
     
February AAC-Course Curriculum Summary 2/6/19 2/20/19      
February AAC-Program Curriculum Summary 2/6/19 2/20/19      
January AAC-Course Curriculum Summary 1/10/19
1/24/19 Approved 4/15/2019 Original was partial approval w/o NURS 321,331,441,486 and EDAD 805. Final approval 4/15/19.
January AAC-Program Curriculum Summary 1/10/19
1/24/19 Approved    
General Education Course Summary 10/25/18
Rev-11/8/18
11/8/18 Approved Partial approval 12/13/18
Moved forward to the General Education Council for review and discussion. Deletions were approved to remove from list. Approved 5/15/19 in full. 
BME-Biomedical Engineering, B.S. coursework-new joint program to process with new program paperwork
10/29/18  11/18/18 Approved 12/13/18
Approved
November AAC-Program Curriculum Summary 10/25/18 11/8/18 Approved Partial approval 12/13/18
Partial approval received, MLS, B.S. pending
November AAC-Course Curriculum Summary
10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 12/13/18
Approved
July AAC-Program Curriculum Summary 6/28/18 7/12/18 Approved 10/15/18 Approved
September AAC-Course Curriculum Summary
9/19/18
10/3/18 Approved 10/12/18
Approved

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Existing Program Substantive Program Modifications

Program Name Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status
Audiology Doctorate, Au.D. Total credits required within the discipline; total credits for program 4/2/19 4/17/19
 
Computer Sciences, M.S. Total credit hours of elective course work; Total credit hours for program 4/2/19
4/17/19  
English Language Learners Graduate Certificate Program name; Total credits required for the program
4/2/19 4/17/19  
Elementary Education, M.A.- English Language Learning specialization Program name; Revised courses
4/2/19 4/17/19  
Secondary Education, M.A.- English Language Learning specialization Program name; Revised courses 4/2/19 4/17/19  
Gerontology Minor
Total credit hours of elective course work 4/2/19 4/17/19
 
Latin American Studies Minor
Total credit hours of elective course work 4/2/19 4/17/19  
Literacy Leadership and Coaching Graduate Certificate Change to required courses 4/2/19 4/17/19  
Nursing, B.S.N. Total credits required within the discipline; total hours of electives; total credits for program. 4/2/19 4/17/19  
Physics, M.S.-Analytics for Large Data Sets Specialization Total credit hours of elective course work; Total credit hours for program 4/2/19 4/17/19  
University Honors Designations (University Scholar and Thesis Scholar) Total credits within discipline; Total electives; Total credit hours of supporting course work; Total credit hours for program
2/6/19 2/20/19
Approved 2/6/19
Administration, M.S.
Existing specializations 1/10/19 1/24/19  
Chemistry, M.S. Add Accelerated Master's Program BS/MS 1/10/19
1/24/19 Accelerated sent to SDBOR 4/4/19, Approved
English, Ph.D. Total credits of elective course work 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Psychology, M.A.-Clinical Psychology specialization Existing specialization; Total hours of electives 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Psychology, M.A.-Human Factors specialization Existing specialization; Total hours of electives 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Psychology, Ph.D.-Clinical Psychology and Clinical/Disaster Psychology specializations Existing specialization; Total hours within discipline and electives 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Psychology, Ph.D.-Human Factors specialization Existing specialization; Total hours of electives 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Speech Language Pathology, M.A. Total credits required for program and within the discipline 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19
Medical Laboratory Sciences, B.S. Total credits required for program 11/8/18 11/8/18 Pending approvals with questions from system VPAA
Sustainability, M.S. Addition of accelerated program
10/25/18
11/8/18
12/4/18 SDBOR approved Accelerated program request, 12/13/18 Approved System VPAA
Health Sciences, B.S. Total credits required for program, electives, supportive course work, and within the discipline.
10/25/18
11/8/18
12/13/18 Approved
Physics, M.S.
Accelerated track 6/28/18 7/12/18 Approved SDBOR accelerated program 8/9/18
     
 

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New Certificate Program Requests

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Graduate Mathematics Certificate (posted by DSU for BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSM&T, SDSU, & USD link forthcoming to AAC agenda) 5/7/19 by DSU 5/22/19      
Advanced Mathematics Certificate (posted by DSU for BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSM&T, SDSU, & USD link forthcoming to AAC agenda) 5/7/19 by DSU 5/22/19      
Introduction to Child Life (Undergraduate) 4/2/19 4/17/19 Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Advanced Child Life (Undergraduate) 4/2/19 4/17/19 Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Alternative Teacher Certification (Graduate) 10/31/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/4/18 Approved
Health and Culture (Undergraduate) 10/31/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/4/18 Approved
Tourism and Hospitality (Undergraduate) 10/31/18
11/8/18 Approved 12/4/18
Approved
Professional Writing (Undergraduate)
6/29/18
7/12/18
Approved
8/9/18
Approved
       

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New Site Requests

Program Title Site Requested Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
American Indian Education Graduate Certificate Online 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
Arts in Health Certificates (undergraduate and graduate)
Online 2/6/19
2/20/19
Approved 4/3/19
Approved
             

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New Specialization

Program Name New Specialization Name Date Post AAC Status BOR Status
Neuroscience, B.S. [NEW] Cognitive Neuroscience 5/8/19 5/22/19      
Neuroscience, B.S. [NEW] Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 5/8/19
5/22/19
     
Health Sciences, B.S. Clinical Studies
2/6/19 2/20/19
 Approved 4/3/19
Approved
Health Sciences, B.S. Athletic Training Studies 8/14/18 8/16/18 Pulled per School of Health Sciences      
Master of Professional Accountancy, M.P.A. Accounting Analytics 10/25/18 11/08/18 Approved 12/4/18 Approved
Physics, M.S.
Analytics for Large Data Sets 6/28/18 7/12/18
Approved 8/9/18
 Approved
Business Administration, M.B.A.
Finance
6/28/18
7/12/18
Approved
8/9/18
Approved
English, B.A. and B.S.
Professional Writing 6/28/18 7/12/18 Approved 8/9/18 Approved
             

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Intent to Plan

Program Title Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Legal Studies, B.A./B.S. 2/6/19  2/20/19 Approved 4/3/19 Approved
Neuroscience, B.S.
 1/10/19 1/24/19
Approved 4/3/19
Approved
   
   

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Request to Seek Program Accreditation Requests

Program Title Accrediting Body Universities Currently Offering the Program Date Posted
BOR Status
Biomedical Engineering, B.S. [Joint program USD & SDSM&T] Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) USD & SDSM&T-pending approval 10/31/18 12/4/18 Approved
Health Sciences, B.S.-Paramedic Specialization
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) USD 9/19/18
12/4/18
Approved
   
   

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New Baccalaureate Degree Minor Requests

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Neuroscience Minor 5/8/19 5/22/19      
Sport Management Minor
6/28/18 7/12/18 Approved 8/9/18
Approved






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New Undergraduate Degree Program Request

Program Name Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
Neuroscience, B.S. 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
Biomedical Engineering, B.S. [Joint program USD & SDSM&T]
10/30/18 11/8/18
Approved 12/4/18 Approved






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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
English, M.A.-Teaching English Speakers of Other Languages specialization [UMA.ENG-TES] Inactive Status 8/22/2019 5/8/19 5/22/19
Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Elementary Education, M.A. [U.MA.ELED only, no specialization]
Termination 8/16/2019 4/2/19 4/17/19
Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Physical Therapy, tDPT, Transitional Doctorate [U.TDPT.PHTH track]
 Termination May 2021 4/2/19 4/17/19
Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Political Science, M.A. Inactive Status Summer 2019 4/2/19 4/17/19
Approved 5/14/19
Approved
Political Science, Ph.D. Inactive Status Summer 2019 4/2/19 4/17/19
Approved
5/14/19 Approved
Bachelor of General Studies, B.G.S.
Termination of Sites: Capital University Center, Pierre and Rapid City University Center, Rapid City
August 23, 2019
10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 12/4/18 Approved
               

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New Course Requests

Course Number and Title Date Posted AAC Status Regent VPAA Status
BIOL 314-Human Heredity
5/8/19 5/22/19
     
BIOL 402L/502L-Animal Behavior Lab 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
BIOL 475L/575L-Introduction to Molecular Biology Lab 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
FAMP 858-One Health 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
LAW 831-Advanced Appellate Advocacy 5/8/19
5/22/19      
LAW 871-Reproduction and the Law 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
PEDS 828-Pediatric Gastroenterology 5/8/19 5/22/19      
BIOL 150/PSYC 150-Exploring Neuroscience 4/2/19
4/17/19
     
BIOL 445-Cellular Neuroscience
4/2/19   4/17/19       
CHEM 310/310L-Fundamental Organic Chemistry & Laboratory  4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 712-Professional Issues and Advocacy  4/2/19  4/17/19      
 DCOM 718-History of Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 719-Speech Pathology for Audiologists
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 720-Hearing Loss Prevention Clinic
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
 DCOM 741-Hearing Assistive Technologies
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 742-Diagnostic Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 743-Otoscopy and Cerumen Management
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 744-Ethics in Clinical Settings
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 745-Vestibular Treatment
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 746-Aging Auditory System
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 747-Advanced Pediatric Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 748-Educational Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 749-Tinnitus and Sound Tolerance
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 750-Audiologic Care of Musicians
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 752-Advanced Diagnostics in Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
 DCOM 757-Counseling in Audiologic Clinical Settings
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 759-Clinical Methods in Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 760-Implantable Hearing Technologies
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 762-Advanced Amplification
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 763-Medical Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 764-Pharmacology and Ototoxicity
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
DCOM 769-Industrial and Forensic Audiology
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
NSCI 489/589-Neurobehavioral Research Techniques
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
PHIL 201-Ethics, Law, and Logic
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
 PHIL 440-Civic Engagement
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
PHIL/WMST 450/550-Oppression and Freedom
 4/2/19  4/17/19      
IMC 801-Transition to Residency 2/6/19 2/20/19      
MEDC 825-Advanced Dermatology and Cutaneous Oncology 2/6/19 2/20/19      
NEUR 853-Law & Bioethics 2/6/19 2/20/19      
RADI 827-Interventional Radiology 2/6/19 2/20/19      
EDAD 805-Inquiry for the Scholar-Practitioner 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved  
PSYC 703-Modern Psychology 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19  Approved
PSYC 712-Eye Movement: Theory and Applications 1/10/19
1/24/19
Approved 2/6/19 Approved
PSYC 738-Mental Workload 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
PSYC 760-Orientation to the Field of Clinical Psychology 1/10/19
1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
SOCW 710-Social Work with Older Adults 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
SOCW 712-Advanced Child Welfare Practice 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
SOCW 714-Social Work with American Indians 1/10/19 1/24/19
Approved 2/6/19 Approved
SOCW 716-Trauma Informed Social Work Practice  1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
BME 300-Quantitative Systems Physiology I 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 302-Quantitative Systems Physiology II
10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved  11/8/18 Approved
BME 303-Introduction to Biomechanics 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 304-Biomedical Engineering Fluid Mechanics 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 305-Biomedical Engineering Transport Phenomena 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 306-Biomedical Engineering Thermodynamics 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 307/307L-Experimental Design/Lab 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 308-Biomedical Engineering for Global Health 10/30/18
11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 401/501-Introduction to Biomaterials 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 402/402L-Computational Biomedical Engineering/Lab
10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 403-Cell Biomechanics 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 404/404L-Biomedical Signal and Imaging/Lab 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 405/405L-Cell and Tissue Engineering/Lab 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 463-Biomedical Engineering Lab 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 464-Biomedical Engineering Senior Design I 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
BME 465- Biomedical Engineering Senior Design II 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
ANTH 150-Introduction to Anthropology 10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 11/8/18 Approved
CJUS 405/WMST 405-Human Trafficking 10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 11/8/18
Approved
LING 410/510-Comparative Morphosyntax 10/25/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
LING 444/544-Phonetics and Phonology 10/25/18 11/8/18 Approved 11/8/18 Approved
MLS 325-Medical Laboratory Molecular Diagnostics and Genetics 10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 11/8/18
Approved
ACCT 441/541-Forensic Auditing and Fraud Examination 9/19/18
10/3/18
Approved 10/12/18
Approved
PHAR 730-Pre-professional Pharmacology I
9/19/18 10/3/18
Approved 10/12/18 Approved
PHAR 731-Pre-professional Pharmacology II 9/19/18 10/3/18
Approved 10/12/18 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
ELED 883/SEED 883-Research and Practice in Reading for ELL K-Adult
Unique N/A Description; Re-title: Practitioner Research in Multicultural Contexts 4/2/19 4/17/19
     
LAW 821/822- Low Income Tax I & II
LAW 843-1st Year Summer Judicial Program
844-Externship
Unique N/A Instructional Method 4/2/19 4/17/19
     
OCTH 721-Neurological Foundation of Occupational Therapy Unique N/A Description; Instructional Method; CrHrs 4/2/19 4/17/19
     
NURS 321-Designer, Coordinator, & Manager of Care Integration Seminar I Unique N/A Instructional Method; Description; Re-title; CrHrs; Repeat for credit; Enrollment capacity; Grading 1/10/19
1/24/19
Approved    
NURS 331-Designer, Coordinator, & Manager of Care Integration Seminar II Unique N/A Instructional Method; Description; Re-title; CrHrs; Repeat for credit; Enrollment capacity; Grading 1/10/19 1/24/19
Approved    
NURS 441-Designer, Coordinator, & Manager of Care Integration Seminar III Unique N/A Instructional Method; Description; Re-title; CrHrs; Repeat for credit; Enrollment capacity; Grading 1/10/19
1/24/19
Approved    
NURS 484-Transition to Practice and Clinical Immersion Unique N/A
Instructional Method; Description; Re-title; CrHrs; Repeat for credit; Enrollment capacity; Grading 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved 2/6/19 Approved
NURS 486-Designer, Coordinator & Manager of Care Integration Seminar IV Unique N/A Instructional Method; Description; Re-title; CrHrs; Repeat for credit; Enrollment capacity; Grading 1/10/19 1/24/19 Approved    
ISCI 335/335L-Biomedical Technologies/Lab Common SDSM&T Prereqs; cross-list/equate as BME 335/335L; delivery method change [Also Authority to Offer submitted] 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18
Approved
MET 232-Properties of Materials Common SDSM&T Prereqs; cross-list/equate as BME 232; delivery method change [Also Authority to Offer submitted] 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18
Approved
ADS 442L/522L-Substance Use and Addiction Treatment Continuum
Unique N/A
Instructional Method
10/25/18
11/8/18
Approved 12/13/18
Approved
MLS 331-Intro to Med Lab Procedures I Unique
N/A
Description; Add Laboratory; Re-title course and new lab
10/25/18 11/8/18
Approved 12/13/18
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
GER 302/GER 310/GER 330/GER 350/GER 360/GER 410 NSU and SDSU [German Collaborative Program] 5/8/19 5/22/19
     
BME 101/101L-Intro Biomedical Engineering USD 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 Approved
EM 214-Statics SDSU and SDSM&T [USD Number BME 214] 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 Approved
IENG 301-Basic Engineering Economics SDSM&T [USD Number BME 301] 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 Approved
ISCI 335/555L-Biomedical Technologies/Lab USD [Also Revised Common course form submitted] 10/30/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 Approved
MET 232-Properties of Materials SDSM&T [USD Number BME 232; Also Revised Common course form submitted] 10/30/18 11/8/18
Approved 12/13/18 Approved
CSC 722-Machine Learning Fundamentals
DSU 10/25/18
11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18
Approved
HIST 416-Civil Rights Movement SDSU
10/25/18
11/8/18
Approved 12/13/18 Approved

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Revisions to General Education Requirements

Goal/Course Number and Title Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status BOR Status
HSC 280/280L-Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology/Lab Add SGR #6 10/25/18 11/8/18 Reviewed Moved forward to the General Education Council for review and discussion. Will be reviewed during at May 14-16, 2019 BOR meeting. Approved 5/15/19
PHIL 242-Ethics, Law, and Literature
Add SGR #4 10/25/18
11/8/18 Reviewed
Moved forward to the General Education Council for review and discussion. Will be reviewed during at May 14-16, 2019 BOR meeting. Approved 5/15/19
SUST 113/113L-Sustainable Environment/Lab
Add SGR #6 10/25/18 11/8/18
Reviewed Moved forward to the General Education Council for review and discussion. Will be reviewed during at May 14-16, 2019 BOR meeting. Approved 5/15/19
CHEM 110/110L-Chemistry & the Environment/Lab Remove from SGR #6 11/8/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 by System VPAA Approved
POLS 102-American Political Issues Remove from SGR #3 11/8/18 11/8/18 Approved 12/13/18 by System VPAA Approved

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Prefix Request

Prefix Requested
Changes Requested Date Posted AAC Status
N/A          
           

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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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