ERIC Number: ED226641
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep-1
Reference Count: 0
Rules and Regulations of the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System. Chapter 5. Program Development. Revised.
Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.
Program development rules and regulations for Texas state colleges and universities are presented, including criteria for approval for new degrees at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels. Attention is also directed to: request for new academic degree programs and administrative changes; approval of less-than-baccalaureate programs in senior institutions; approval of off-campus and out-of-district instruction for public colleges and universities; approval of academic courses for state appropriations to public community colleges; open-circuit television courses offered for credit by public higher education institutions; private degree-granting institutions operating in Texas; operation of off-campus educational units of public senior colleges and universities; approval and operation of community/junior college branch campuses; guidelines on approval of course inventories for public senior institutions; and offering small classes by public senior colleges and universities. In addition, information is presented on grants for community service programs, uniform grade-point calculation for graduate and professional schools, and transfer curricula for public junior/community colleges. Degree terminology is also included. (SW)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Bachelors Degrees, College Programs, Community Colleges, Degrees (Academic), Doctoral Degrees, Extension Education, Grants, Higher Education, Masters Degrees, Multicampus Colleges, Private Colleges, Program Development, Public Education, State Colleges, State Standards, Telecourses, Upper Division Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.