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Proposal Summary: PS-011-002

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Title5-Year BE/MS Program with BE in Polymer Materials and Engineering at BUCT in China and MS in Polymer Science at UA
Submitting DeanStephen Cheng
Submitting CollegePolymer Sci & Polymer Eng -- Mark Foster x5904
Departments Generating the ProposalPoly Sci
Objection DeadlineApril 21, 2011
Proposal StatusFinal Approval Granted
Proposal Last UpdatedJanuary 06, 2012 by Christopher Martin
Effective DateFall 2011
Brief Summary of ProposalThe "5-year BE/MS Program at The University of Akron (UA) with BE in Polymer Materials and Engineering at Beijing University of Chemical Technology (BUCT) involves initial completion of 3 years of BE course work in Polymer Materials and Engineering at BUCT, followed by 2 years of graduate course work, along with graduate thesis work in the Department of Polymer Science of UA. BUCT will award the BE degree in Polymer Materials and Engineering to the students of this program after completion of the 4th year of course work at UA. The MS degree in Polymer Science is awarded at the completion of the 5th year, when the MS degree requirements of DPS are successfully fulfilled.
Type of ProposalNew program
Graduate School Endorsement StatusApproved
Graduate School Endorsement UpdatedApril 07, 2011 by GS Heather Blake
Institutional Research StatusApproved
IR Status UpdatedFebruary 11, 2011 by IR Anu Mahapatra
Library StatusApproved
Library Status UpdatedFebruary 10, 2011 by UL Jo Ann Calzonetti
Distance Learning Review Committee StatusNot required
DLRC Status Updated
General Education Advisory Committee StatusNot required
GEAC Status UpdatedFebruary 18, 2011 by Karen Greene
Resource RequirementsUnder development
Resource Requirements Updated


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