UAPC Agenda, May 2024

The May 2024 UAPC meeting will be held in-person in Bascom Hall 260 on Thursday, 16 May 2024, 3:30-5pm.

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1. Welcome, introductions, opening announcements

CONSENT AGENDA

2. Minutes of the April 2024 meeting

3. Establish a new graduate/professional certificate, Certificate in Education Law and Civil Rights, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, School of Education, effective Fall 2024. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting.

4. Rename a graduate/professional certificate, from Certificate in Consumer Health Advocacy to Certificate in Health Advocacy, Law School, effective Fall 2024. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 GFEC meeting.

5. Establish a new graduate/professional certificate, Certificate in Higher Education Teaching and Learning, Graduate School, effective Fall 2024. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting.

6. Discontinue a named option, MBA-Business: General Management, Opt: Evening MBA, School of Business. The last term to complete the program will be Summer 2025. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting.

APPROVAL ITEMS

7. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), MS-Business: Accounting for Finance Careers, Department of Accounting and Information Systems, School of Business. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter: Enno Siemsen, associate dean.

8. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), MFA-Dance, Department of Dance, School of Education. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter: Jin-Wen Yu, chair and professor. Also attending: Adam Nelson, senior associate dean; Cindy Waldeck, academic planner.

9. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), PhD-Science Communication, Department of Life Sciences Communications, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter(s): TBD.

10. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), PhD-Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Entomology, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter(s): TBD.

11. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), BS-Plant Science and Technology, Department of Plant and Agroecosystem Sciences, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Presenter(s): TBD.

12. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), MS-Plant Science and Technology, Department of Plant and Agroecosystem Sciences, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter(s): TBD.

13. Establish a new degree/major (Request for Authorization to Plan / Notice of Intent), PhD-Plant Science and Technology, Department of Plant and Agroecosystem Sciences, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Action approved at the 3 May 2024 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. Presenter(s): TBD.