Agenda December 4, 2014

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda

December 4, 2014 - 10:30 AM

Community College of Denver

800 Curtis Street, Confluence Building

Denver, CO 80217

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of the Minutes for the November 6, 2014 Commission Meeting
  3. Welcome by Dr. Everette Freeman, President of the Community College of Denver
  4. Reports by the Chair, Vice Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory Committee
  5. Executive Director Report
  6. Public Comment

II. Consent Items

  1. Degree Authorization Act: University of Saint Mary – Request for Authorization as a Place of Business
  2. Degree Authorization Act: Rocky Mountain School of Ministry and Theology – Request for Authorization as a Seminary/Religious Training Institution
  3. Recommend Approval of gtPathways Courses
  4. Recommend Approval of Associate Degrees with Designation at Colorado Mountain College
  5. Recommend Approval of Associate Degrees with Designation in Communication at Colorado Community College System
  6. Recommend Approval of Master of Arts in Art at Western State Colorado University
  7. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Lists
  8. Five-Year State Funded Capital Lists

III. Action Items

  1. Recommend Approval of Revisions to Commission Policy I, W: Policy and Procedures for Authorization of a State Institution of Higher Education to Provide Supplemental Academic Instruction - Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  2. Recommend Approval of Revisions to Commission Policy I, V: Policy and Procedures for the Approval of new Academic Programs in Public Institutions of Higher Education in Colorado Operating Under a Performance Contract - Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  3. Recommend Approval of Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements - Dr. Ian Macgillivray, Maia Blom
  4. Recommend Approval of Institutions’ Admission Standards to Commission Policy I, F: Admissions Standards Policy Admission (For Fall 2016 and After)– Carl Einhaus

IV. Discussion Item

  1. FY2013-2014 Financial Aid Report – Celina Duran

V. HB14-1319

  1. Public Comment
  2. Project Update
  3. EAG Recommended Model
  4. Next Step in the Conversation