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Proposal Summary: NU-04-08

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TitleRN Advancement Program
Submitting DeanCynthia Capers
Submitting CollegeNursing -- Mary Miller x7554
Departments Generating the ProposalNursing
Objection DeadlineApril 22, 2004
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedMay 07, 2004 by PR Nancy Stokes
Effective Date Spring 2004
Brief Summary of ProposalThe changes to the requirements for the RN/MSN sequence (i.e., making the two graduate courses elective and not required) will allow all RN/MSN students to graduate within the three semesters if they have met the requirements for the baccalaureate degree, yet will still afford the exceptional student the ability to move forward with his/her plans at an accelerated rate. Additional changes have been made to the bulletin description which clearly delineates the courses which are available as bypass credit, and changes the portfolio courses (8200:415 and 446) to Credit by exam courses. Portfolios go through a rigorous process of evaluation, and a grade is given; it is more equitable to allow the students to receive credit by exam. There is also a listing of all courses available as credit by exam.
Type of ProposalProgram changes
Graduate School Endorsement StatusApproved
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedMarch 15, 2004 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusApproved
IR Status UpdatedFebruary 23, 2004 by IR Dolores Bezilla
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedMarch 17, 2004 by UL Christen Cardina
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
Resource RequirementsNo additional resources
Resource Requirements Updated


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