Minutes for the December 17th, 2015, Graduate Council meeting will stand approved
if no corrections are received. (Please review the
Graduate Council Minutes).
Old Business: None
New Business, Program Changes, College of Education and Health Professions, Department
of Curriculum and Instruction, Proposal to modify the admission requirements for the
degree in Educational Leadership (EDLEES) by accepting the School Leadership Licensure
Assessment (SLLA) as a standardized exam in addition to the GRE.
Details may be found in
or the Program and Unit Changes
section of the Registrars site.
New Business, Policy Change, Proposal to modify the academic grievance policy
and procedures for graduate students as shown in
New Business, Policy Change: Proposal to impose a University rule that disallows
dual credit 4000-level classes. 4000/5000 level pairs would be used instead.
Benefits: makes it easier to comply with ADHE rules about credits for graduate
degrees; improves degree audits; removes requirement for graduate faculty status and
attendant issue of TA’s access to Blackboard;
reduces registration issues and issues related to retroactive graduate credit.
Course change reports from the University Course and Programs Committee (UCPC)
Graduate faculty recommendations for faculty: A preliminary list is attached
A complete list will be distributed at the meeting.
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