Agenda October 2013

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda
Oct. 3, 2013 - 1 PM
Community College of Aurora
Student Centre Rotunda
16000 CentreTech Parkway
Aurora, CO 80011

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of Minutes for the July 25, 2013 Commission Meeting
  3. Approval of Minutes for the Aug. 15, 2013 Commission/State Board of Education Meeting
  4. Welcome by Dr. Betsy Oudenhoven, Interim President, Community College of Aurora
  5. Reports by the Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory Committee
  6. Executive Director Report
  7. Public Comment

II. Discussion Item

  1. Higher Education Symposium Follow-up - Chad Marturano and Inta Morris
  2. New and Continuing State-Funded Capital Projects and Priority List, FY 2014-15 - Tonya Covarrubias

III. Consent Items

  1. Two-Year Capital Program Amendments - CSU-Fort Collins
  2. Two-Year Capital Program Amendments - CSU-Pueblo
  3. Two-Year Capital Program Amendments - Pikes Peak Community College
  4. Policy for Instructional Reporting on College Opportunity Fund Stipend Enrollment - Revisions to CCHE Policy Section II, Parts D and E
  5. Colorado Educational Exchange Program - Revisions to CCHE Policy Section VI, Part J
  6. Recommend Approval of Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with Teacher Licensure at Colorado Mountain College
  7. Recommend Approval to offer Bachelor of Applied Science at Colorado Mountain College
  8. Recommend Approval to offer Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Colorado Mountain College
  9. Recommend Approval of Master's in Physician Assistant Studies at Red Rocks Community College
  10. Recommend Approval of Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education: Teaching for Social Justice at Regis College, Regis University
  11. Recommend Approval to offer Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience at University of Colorado Boulder
  12. Recommend Approval of Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Toxicology at Colorado State University
  13. Recommend Approval of Master of Computer Information Systems at Colorado State University

IV. Action Items

  1. Degree Authorization Act - School of Urban Missions Bible College and Theological Seminary: Request for Authorization As A Seminary Or Religious Training Institution - Heather DeLange
  2. Degree Authorization Act - Request for Renewal of Provision Authorization - Wellington University - Heather DeLange
  3. Degree Authorization Act - Request for Renewal of Provisional Authorization - College America (Colorado Springs, Denver, Fort Collins) - Heather DeLange
  4. Approval of a new CCHE Parent Advisor - Suzanne Stark

V. Information Item

  1. Communications Update - Nancy Mitchell