Meetings and Proposals

The Council on Academic Affairs reviews proposals at biweekly meetings throughout the academic year, generally held from 3 to 5 p.m. in Room 200 of Bricker Hall. Contact Katie Reed at with questions.

2018-19 Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held in 200 Bricker Hall from 3 to 5 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Autumn 2018
  • September 5
  • September 19
  • October 10
  • October 17
  • November 7
  • November 28
  • December 5
Spring 2019
  • January 9
  • January 23
  • February 6 - cancelled
  • February 20
  • March 6
  • March 20
  • April 3
  • April 17
Summer 2019
  • May 2 - Noon to 2 p.m.
  • June 13 - 1 to 3 p.m.
All 2018-19 Meetings & Proposals

Current Proposals

Chair: Rebecca Andridge
Members: Sara Fowler, Kate Greer, Neethi Johnson, Melvin Pascall

  • Proposal to combine the current Hebrew BA and Jewish Studies BA into one Hebrew and Jewish Studies BA - College of Arts and Sciences
  • Proposal to revise the Hebrew Minor - College of Arts and Sciences
  • Proposal to revise the Jewish Studies Minor - College of Arts and Sciences
  • Proposal to revise the Jewish Oral History Minor - College of Arts and Sciences

Chair: Jennifer Higginbotham
Members: Nat Crowley, Kevin Evans, Roberto Myers, Blake Szkoda

No assigned proposals

Chair: Curtis Haugtvedt
Members: Anika Anthony, Debbie Guatelli-Steinberg, William Vu

No assigned proposals

Chair: Eric Bielefeld
Vice Chair: Randy Smith

  • Proposal to revise the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy Programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering - College of Engineering
  • Proposal for a new technical track specialization in the online Master of Global Engineering Leadership Degree - College of Engineering
  • Propsoal to create a new entry point for the Master of Landscape Architecture - College of Engineering
  • Proposal to create a Professional Science Masters in Translational Data Analytics - Interdisciplinary Programs
  • Proposal to create an embedded undergraduate certificate (1B) in Wellness - College of Education and Human Ecology
  • Proposal to establish a new graduate certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching - College or Nursing
  • Proposal to revise the MA in Arts Policy and Administration - College of Arts and Sciences
  • Proposal to revise the Master of Healthcare Innovation - College of Nursing
  • Proposal to change the degree title of the Master of Applied Clinical and Preclinical Research Program - Interdisciplinary Programs
  • Proposal to add academic specializations within the Master in the Study of Law - College of Law
  • Proposal to create a new Applied Mathematics track in the Mathematics PhD program
  • Proposal to change ┬áthe Master of Science in Pharmacology degree name
  • Proposal to revise the Early and Middle Childhood Generalist Endorsement
  • Proposal to revise the MS and PhD programs in Welding Engineering
  • Proposal to revise the MS and PhD programs in Agricultural and Extension Education
  • Proposal to add a subplan to the Master of Public Administration
  • Proposal to establish a new specialization in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Proposal to change the MS Health and Rehabilitation Sciences degree name