Agenda September 2011

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda
September 8, 2011 – 10:00 am
Colorado Mesa University
University Center Ballroom 1455 N. 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of Minutes for the August 5, 2011 Commission Meeting
  3. Welcome by Tim Foster, President of Colorado Mesa University
  4. Presentation of Mental Health First Aid USA, Former First Lady Jeannie Ritter
  5. Reports by the Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory
  6. Executive Director Report
  7. Public Comment

II. Consent Items

  1. Proposal To Offer A Doctor Of Philosophy Degree In Occupation And Rehabilitation Science At Colorado State University
  2. Reauthorization Of Educator Preparation Unit At Metropolitan State College Of Denver
  3. Revisions To Policy Section I, Part P: Educator Preparation Policy – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  4. Additional Appointments To The “Education Success Task Force” Created Bu Senate Bill 11-111 – Tamara White Johnson and Chad Marturano

III. Action Items

  1. Approval Of Fee Structure For Review of gtPathways Courses at Nonpublic Institutions – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  2. Degree Authorization Act – Amendment To CCHE Policy: Section I, Part J – Heather DeLange

IV. Information Items

  1. Articulation Agreement Update – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  2. Graduation Guidelines and Postsecondary Workforce Readiness Endorsed Diploma - Tamara White Johnson
  3. FY 2012-13 Colorado Budget and Economic Update – Mark Cavanaugh

V. Discussion Items

  1. Preliminary Goals for 2012 CCHE Master Plan – Dr. Matt Gianneschi