L&S Academic Planning Council on 09/15/2020

L&S Academic Planning Council on 09/15/2020 at 01:00 p.m.

Meeting will take place remotely. Zoom-ID: 929 8500 5693 , Passcode: 078035 (Dial in: +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

1. Introductions and Dean’s Welcome
2. Overview of Council Procedures
3. Announcements/Information:
a. Fueling Discovery (May 2020): http://go.wisc.edu/discovery2020
b. Annual Report on Program Review, Low-Award Programs (June 2020)
c. L&S Climate Committee report issued (June 2020): https://kb.wisc.edu/ls/internal/page.php?id=18983
d. Board of Regents approval for MS-Information, MS-Financial Economics (August 2020)
4. Consent agenda
a. Approval of notes – 5 May 2020
b. Requests for comment on creation of new programs
i. UW-Madison
1. College of Engineering: BS-Environmental Engineering
2. Wisconsin School of Business BBA Named Options:
a. BBA-Marketing, “Marketing Online”
b. BBA-Management & Human Resources, “Management Online”
c. BBA-Management & Human Resources, “Human Resources Online”
3. School of Human Ecology Named Options:
a. BS, Human Development and Family Studies, “Human Development & Family Studies Online”
b. BS, Retail & Consumer Behavior, “Consumer Behavior & Marketplace Studies Online”
ii. UW System
1. UW-Milwaukee: BS in Neuroscience
2. UW-Platteville: MS Community Development & Administration
5. Academic Program Matters
a. Adjustments to Guide Information for Graduate Programs
i. Change from “admitting” to non-admitting status for MA/MS programs
ii. GRE scores required for admission to Graduate programs
6. Consultations of the Dean
a. Summary of Dean’s Annual “Kickoff” / Plenary Discussion

Please note that in compliance with ss. 19.81 Wis. Stats. and with the 1974 Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), portions of this meeting may be closed to the public, to prevent release of student record information without prior written authorization from the student or students involved.

Open to the public