Agenda September 3, 2015

Colorado Commission on Higher Education Agenda

September 3, 2015 - 1:00 PM

University of Colorado - Colorado Springs

University Center, Berger Hall

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Meeting Announcement

I. Opening Business

  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of the Minutes for the August 7, 2015 Commission Meeting
  3. Welcome by Dr. Pam Shockley-Zalabak, Chancellor of University of Colorado-Colorado Springs
  4. Reports by the Chair, Vice Chair, Commissioners, Commission Subcommittee and Advisory Committee
  5. Executive Director Report
  6. Public Comment

II. Consent Items

  1. Recommend Reauthorization of Educator Preparation Unit and Programs at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design – Dr. Robert Mitchell
  2. Recommend Reauthorization of Educator Preparation Unit and Programs at Denver Seminary – Dr. Robert Mitchell
  3. Recommend Reauthorization of Educator Preparation Unit and Programs at Metropolitan State University of Denver - Dr. Robert Mitchell
  4. Recommend Approval of Agricultural Education and Fermentation Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements and Degrees with Designation– Dr. Ian Macgillivray and Maia Blom
  5. Recommend Approval of Bachelor of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene at Community College of Denver and Pueblo Community College – Dr. Ian Macgillivray
  6. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Program List Amendment – Colorado State University – Fort Collins – Andrew Rauch
  7. Two-Year Cash Funded Capital Program List Amendment – Pikes Peak Community College – Andrew Rauch

III. Action Item

  1. Update on FY 2016-17 Budget Process and Higher Education Funding Allocation Model - Tonya Covarrubias and Todd Haggerty
  2. Review Working Draft Document and Preliminary Concepts for a State Tuition Policy - Diane Duffy and Todd Haggerty
  3. Degree Authorization Act - Request for Provisional Authorization for the Relay Graduate School of Education - Heather DeLange