of the

Academic Planning Committee

2007-2008 AY


Joseph A. Tiffany

Committee Chair


The committee was charged by the Academic Senate to review all existing certificate programs and prepare a new set of Guidelines for Certificate Programs for Senate approval. The committee met five times during the fall semester and recommended approval of the following certificate programs: Autism Spectrum Disorders, French Studies, Gerontology, Middle School Math, and Dosemetry. Additionally, the committee recommended approval of the following academic programs: Adapted Physical Education Minor, International Asian Emphasis within the International Studies minor, and a Request for Entitlement to Plan a BFA. The committee prepared revised Guidelines for Certificate Programs which were approved at the 13 March 08 meeting of the Academic Senate.