Minutes 4-5-2006

Degrees and Certificates Committee
Minutes
April 5, 2006
Sylvania Campus, 2 pm
Conference Room A

 

Present:  Karen Jolly, Amy Alday-Murray, Tony Zable, Mark Hagen, Susanne Christopher, Lucinda Eshleman, Dave Stout, Jennifer Bowers, Rick Aman, Nancy Wilder, Eriks Puris

Guests:  Linda Bruss, Ron Bekey, Steve White, Vicky Charleston,

1. February minutes were approved.

2.  Auto Collison Repair has developed a new course, WLD 211, 2 credits for their AAS Degree.  They recommend adding this course to their AAS Degree.
Motion passed to recommend approval of the proposed changes to the AAS Degree in Auto Collision Repair with the understanding that WLD 211 is approved by the Curriculum Committee..

3.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the proposed changes to the CAS/OS One-Year Certificate to reflect 3-4 credit conversion.  Certificate credit minimum remains at 52.

4.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the proposed changes to the CAS/OS AAS Admin Assistant Degree, increasing minimum required credits to 90.

5.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the proposed changes to the CAS/OS AAS Office Management Degree to reflect 3 to 4 credit conversions in specific courses.

6.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the request to add 3 credits of BA electives for the  two-year AAS degree in Marketing.

7.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the request to add 3 credits of BA electives for the two-year AAS degree in Accounting.

8.  Motion passed to recommend approval of the request to add 4 credits of Co-op Ed for the two-year AAS degree in Management.

9,   Motion passed to recommend approval of the request to create the following new certificates of completion with minor amendments (using existing courses):

            --Basic Computer Literacy Certificate of Completion, 12 credits

            --Word Processing Certificate of Completion, 25 credits

            --Spreadsheet Certificate of Completion,26 credits

            --Office Assistant Certificate of Completion,42 credits

            --Web Assistant I Certificate of Completion,12 credits

            --Web Assistant II Certificate of Completion,24 credits

10.  Motion passed to recommend approval of title change from "One-Year One- and Two-Family Dwelling Code Combination Structural, Mechanical and Plans Examiner Certificate" to "One-Year Certificate, Residential Combination:  Building and Mechanical Inspection" along with elimination of ARCH 131, INSP 280B, 9 credits, and INSP 280A, 1 credit and the addition of ARCH 12, and  INSP 280B, 8 credits.. Total credits now 48.

11.  Motion passed to recommend approval of title change from "One-Year Mechanical Inspection Certificate" to "One-Year Certificate, Commercial Mechanical Inspection" along with the elimination of ARCH 131, INSP 280B, 5 credits, INSP 280A, 1 credit,  and addition of ARCH 124 and INSP 280, 6 credits. Total credits now 47

12.  Motion passed to recommend approval of title change from “One-Year Plans Examiner Certificate “to” One-Year Certificate, Building Plans Examiner" along with elimination of ARCH 131, INSP 280B, 5 credits and INSP 280A, 1 credit and the addition of ARCH 124 and INSP 280B, 6 credits.  Total credits now 56.

13.  We tentatively committed to an all-day retreat on June 20th.

Meeting adjourned at 5 pm.

Next meeting is May 3rd, 2-4 pm..

Submitted by Dave Stout, 4/5/06