SD Board of Regents
306 East Capitol Ave
Suite 200
Pierre, SD 57501
605 773 3455
info@sdbor.edu

ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COUNCIL

Thursday, November 8, 2012

 

Conference Call

(605) 773-2303  PW 3226#

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT

   
1.
Agenda - Additions, Changes, and Approval
2.
Minutes
A. September 2012
3.
Consent Agenda Items
A.
Program Modifications
    1) University of South Dakota
    2) South Dakota State University
    3) Black Hills State University
     
B.
Course Modifications
    1) General Education Revisions
    2) Black Hills State University
    3) Northern State University
    4) University of South Dakota
    5) South Dakota State University
6) South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
4.
New Programs
A.
New Program Requests
    1) Black Hills State University
 
a)
M.S in Sustainability  
 
b)
M.S. in Secondary Education
2) South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
3) University of South Dakota
       
B.
New Certificate Requests
    1) Black Hills State University
2) South Dakota State University
    3) South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
       
C.
New Site Requests
1) No report
       
D.
Intent to Plan Requests
1) No report
5.
Policy Revision and Development
A.
BOR Policy Revisions
1) Revisions to Board Policy 2:10
 
B.
Complying with the Program Integrity Rules - Approval for Delivery of Online Programs
C.
SDSU's Proposed Exploratory Studies program
D.
Item from the Tuition Review Committee – Reduced Tuition for Teachers
E.
Consumer Information Disclosers
F.
Review of Curricular Forms and Processes
G.
AAC Retreat Agenda
H.
Institutional Program Review Reports
I.
Institutional Program Review Schedules
J.
Update – Complete College America Remediation Redesign Proposals
 
K.
Smarter Balanced Implementation Update
L.
Redesign of Teacher Education and Education Leadership Programs
 
M.
Reports: Routine and Ad hoc
1) Validated Credit Awarded
    2) 2011-12 CAAP report
 
N.
Change in Accreditation Status – SDSU
 
O.
Grading Policies and Practices for Co-Requisite Remedial Courses
 
P.
New Prefix Request - SDSU
Q.
Request to Seek Accreditation
1) BHSU
    2) SDSU
 
R.
Cooperative Agreements
1) BHSU
2) SDSM&T
3) NSU and SDSU - Intent to Collaborate
 
S.
Articulation Agreements
    1) SDSU and Minnesota West Community and Technical College
2) SDSU and Avera McKennan School of Radiologic Technology
T.
Issues from SAC