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Reconsideration of Terminated Academic Programs

Any academic program which the Board of Regents terminates may be reconsidered under the following conditions:

  • The Deputy or Associate Commissioner for Academic Affairs must receive a request for reconsideration from the appropriate management board within ninety (90) days of the day on which the Board of Regents votes to terminate the program.
  • The Deputy or Associate Commissioner for Academic Affairs will inform the management board and the institution at least thirty (30) days prior to the date on which the Academic Affairs Committee will review the request.  Relevant written materials, which the affected institution and/or management board wishes the Board of Regents to consider, must be submitted to the  Deputy or Associate Commissioner for Academic Affairs at least fifteen (15) days prior to the date for the Academic Affairs Committee's review.
  • The Board of Regents will reconsider the status of a terminated academic programs only once.  If the Board then reaffirms is decision to terminate the program, the affected institution and management board may reapply for the program in accordance with policies of the Board of Regents pertaining to the request for a new academic programs.
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