ERIC Number: ED037154
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Academic Plan for Wisconsin's Public Universities 1970 - 1980. Wisconsin Coordinating Council for Higher Education 1969 Annual Report.
Wisconsin Coordinating Council for Higher Education, Madison.
The Academic Plan was developed to avoid unnecessary duplication of program efforts, make more efficient use of facilities and teaching staff, and insure continuing excellence of higher education in Wisconsin. The first part of the plan discusses its purposes, which include increasing educational opportunities in the state and insuring the diversity of institutions. Part 2 contains the basic principles of the Plan and broad goals for Wisconsin higher education. Part 3 outlines the academic mission and the 1970-1980 program development plan for each of the state's public universities. Part 4 describes the procedure for Council Review of the Plan. Part 5 discusses the Coordinating Council's policy on special areas of need including the financing of 2-year institutions, architecture, forestry, social welfare, law enforcement, and traffic and safety education programs. Part 6 discusses the rationale and need for enrollment planning maximums. Appendices on existing academic offerings in Wisconsin public institutions and on responsibilities and functions of the Coordinating Council for Higher Education are attached. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Coordinating Council for Higher Education, Madison.