Agenda April 2013

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda
April 5, 2013 - 1:45 PM
State Board of Education Meeting Room #101
Colorado Department of Education
201 E. Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80203

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of Minutes for the March 1, 2013 Commission Meeting
  3. Reports by the Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory Committee
  4. Executive Director Report
  5. Public Comment

II. Consent Items

  1. Proposal to Offer a Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Liberal Arts and a Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Teacher Education (Birth – Grade 3) at University of Northern Colorados
  2. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Program List Amendment– Colorado State University

III. Action Items

  1. Financial Accountability Plan for Ft. Lewis College – Mark Cavanaugh
  2. Recommendation to Approve Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements in Animal Science, Agriculture Business, and Soil & Crop Sciences – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  3. Degree Authorization Act – Strayer University: Request for Provisional Authorization – Heather DeLange
  4. Degree Authorization Act: American Pathways University - Request to Change Authorization Level from Full to Probationary – Heather DeLange
  5. Proposal to Offer a Master of Arts in Dance Education at University of Northern Colorado – Dr. Ian Macgillivray

IV. Information Item

  1. Report of the WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP) 10 Year Return Rates – Dr. Kim Poast and Jennah Kitchell
  2. Senate Bill 10-003 Tuition Flexibility Update – Mark Cavanaugh
  3. FY2013-14 Budget Update – Mark Cavanaugh
  4. Degree Authorization Act – Update on Action Taken by the Private Occupational School Board Regarding College America – Fort Collins Campus – Heather DeLange
  5. Legislative Update – Chad Marturano

V. Discussion Item

  1. College Measures and Remedial Report Update – Lt. Governor Joe Garcia