Approved Business

This page contains a chronological listing of items of business approved by the Faculty Senate.  Academic, Curricular, Faculty, and other university policies under the purview of the Senate require Provost approval before being published in the University Policy Index (Series 2000 - 5999).  Curricular items are forwarded to the Provost Office for notification purposes, curricular approval records are maintained in the Workflow & Curriculog systems.  Resolutions are non-binding official statements of the Faculty Senate and are forwarded to the Provost for notification purposes.  Unless otherwise specified, Reports and Recommendations are internal to the Senate and forwarded to the Senate Executive Committee for further review.

Reports and presentations made to the Senate since 2016-17 can be accessed through the right navigation panel.

Please contact facultyoffice@wright.edu if you have inquiries regarding approvals prior to Fall 2014 or reports prior to Fall 2016.

AY2018-19

Motion Approved Motion Type Faculty Senate Approved Date Provost Approval Date*
Commencement Participation Policy (#3685)  Policy 10/8/2018 pending
Dance Minor (New) New Program of Study 10/8/2018  
Political Science, BA (New Concentration) New Program of Study 10/8/2018  
Certificate in Aerospace Medicine (New) New Program of Study 10/8/2018  
Marketing Analytics and Insights, MS (New Program) New Program of Study 10/8/2018  
MS in Interdisciplinary Applied Sciences and Mathematics (New Program) New Program of Study 10/8/2018  
Ohio Transfer Module Policy (#3230) Policy 10/8/2018 pending
Theatre Design and Technology  (Minor) New Program of Study 9/10/2018  

AY2017-18

Item of Business Motion Type Faculty Senate Approved Date Provost Approval Date*
Department Name Change
“Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation” changing to “Orthopaedic and Plastic Surgery”
Dept Name Change EC review 2/12/2018  
International MOU: Chang Jung Christian University, Taiwan MOU EC Review 01/2018  
Faculty Constitution Policy 10/9/2017 - Senate
12/1/2017 - University Faculty
12/22/2017
Confirmation of Graduates (spring 2018) Approval of Graduates 4/16/2018  
Psychology, BS: Clinical Psychology Concentration New Program 4/16/2018  
CECS Policy 1010 - Program Admissions College Policy 4/16/2018  
University Policy 2035 updates - Faculty Credentials Policy 4/16/2018 5/25/2018
University Policy 3670 updates - Honorary Degree timeline adjustment Policy 4/16/2018 9/13/2018
Provost Sudkamp Resolution Resolution 4/16/2018  
Digital Media and Writing Certificate New Program 3/19/2018  
Legal Studies Certificate New Program 3/19/2018  
Independent Study Policy (UG) Policy 3/19/2018 5/25/2018
Bachelor of Technical and Applied Studies (BTAS),  Supervision and Management Concentration (Previous Name: Commerce Concentration) Program Name Change 3/19/2018  
Basketball Resolution Resolution 3/19/2018  
Social Studies and Traditions AA (Lake Campus) New Program 2/19/2018  
Social Studies and Traditions BA (Lake Campus) New Program 2/19/2018  
Withdraw Policy Policy 2/19/2018 6/13/2018
Textbook Auto Adopt Policy Policy 1/22/2018 3/29/2018
New Undergraduate Minor - BMB New Program 1/22/2018  
 Adolescent and Young Adult Licensure Program New Program 1/22/2018  
Multi-Age Licensure Program New Program 1/22/2018  
Program Deactivation – Russian Studies Minor Program Deactivation 1/22/2018  
Nursing BSN Name Change: "Accelerated Option" to "Alternative Pre-Liscensure Pathway" Program Name Change 1/22/2018  
Tax Exempt Textbook Resolution Resolution 1/22/2018  
Confirmation of Graduates Approval of Graduates 12/11/2017  
Policy 3670 - Commencement Committee Membership & Purpose  Policy 12/11/2017 9/13/2018
Policy 4002 – Credit Hour Policy update (UAPC) Policy 12/11/2017 5/28/2018
Refund Policy Policy 11/13/2017 2/22/2018
Resolution on Romatic and/or Sexual Relationships (Policy 8065.4) Resolution 11/13/2017  
Textbook Affordability Resolution Resolution 10/9/2017  
Attendance & Drop Policy Policy 9/11/2017 10/18/2017
Commencement Participation Policy Policy 9/11/2017 10/18/2017

Fall 2016

Item of Business Business Type Faculty Senate Date Provost Approval*
Approval of Fall 2016 Graduation List Approval of Graduates 12/12/2016  
Votes of Confidence Procedures  Internal Senate Procedure 12/12/2016  
ECE Early Childhood Generalist/Endorsement (15895)  New Program of Study 12/12/2016  
MKT Entrepreneurship/Minor (15724) New Program of Study 12/12/2016  
Neuroscience BS (15713)  New Program of Study 12/12/2016  
BIO ­ Biological Sciences ­ BA / Biology Education (15666) Program Deactivation 12/12/2016  
BIO ­ Biological Sciences ­ BS / Life Science Education (15419) Program Deactivation 12/12/2016  
URS ­ Public + Soc Svc Trans ­ Certificate (15698) Program Deactivation 12/12/2016  
HB48 Resolution - Handguns on Wright State's Campuses Resolution 12/12/2016  
LEAP Enrollment Policy (IEAC) Academic Policy 11/14/2016 12/10/2016
Online Terminology Policy
(formerly: Distance Education Terminology (UAPC))
Academic Policy 11/14/2016 12/10/2016
Marketing Entrepreneurship BSB (15494) New Program of Study 11/14/2016  
NUR – Nursing BEACON – BSN (15592) Program Deactivation 11/14/2016  
B.A. Mass Communication Media Studies (15558) Program Name Change 11/14/2016  
SOC - Diversity & Social Inequality Certificate (14960) New Program of Study 9/12/2016 9/2016
CSD – Technical Study ATS/Management (15156) Program Deactivation 9/12/2016 9/2016
CSD – Technical Study ATS/Marketing (15157) Program Deactivation 9/12/2016 9/2016
BIO – Clinical Lab Science BSCLS (15164) Program Name Change 9/12/2016 9/2016
CLS - Classical Humanities BA (14581) Program Name Change 9/12/2016 9/2016
CLS - Classical Humanities Minor (14584) Program Name Change 9/12/2016 9/2016
CSD - Graphic Design & Visual Media AAB (15139) Program Name Change 9/12/2016 9/2016
CSD - Office Info Systems AAB (15138) Program Name Change 9/12/2016 9/2016

AY2015-16

Item of Business Business Type Faculty Senate Date Provost Approval*
School of Medicine Departmental Name Change
“Community Health” change to “Population and Public Health Sciences”
Department Name Change 4/11/2016 4/21/2016
Approval of Spring 2016 Graduates Graduate Approval 4/11/2016  
BMB Biochem & Molecular Biology (14799) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
CEG Cyber Security Analytics Certificate (15045) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
CHM Chemistry Minor (14469) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
COM Communication Studies Minor (14358) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
COM Health Communication Minor (14459) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
CSD Graphic Communication (14802) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
Masters of Science in Organizational Studies (Graduate Council) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
PHL Med Humanities and Health Studies  (14462) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
RHB Disability Studies Minor (14825) New Program of Study 4/11/2016  
Faculty Award Recommendation  Recommendation 4/11/2016  
IPOC Committee Report & Recommendations Recommendation 4/11/2016  
Select Committee on Research Initiatives Report & Recommendations  Recommendation 4/11/2016  
Arts Management Certificate (12222) New Program of Study 3/14/2016  
Forensic Studies Minor (14460) New Program of Study 3/14/2016  
Honors: Leadership Studies in Education and Organization New Program of Study 3/14/2016  
Veteran Services Minor (14506) New Program of Study 3/14/2016  
CEHS – Rehabilitation Services Admissions Updated Academic Policy 3/14/2016 3/23/2016
Non-Academic Dismissal Policy New Academic Policy 2/22/2016 3/10/2016
Master Plan Resolution Resolution 2/22/2016  
SSI Resolution Resolution 2/22/2016  
COM_Media Studies Minor New Program of Study 1/25/2016  
Course Addition, Deletion, Modification, Sunset Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016  
Course Numbering System Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
Guidelines for Deactivation, Reactivation, and Termination  Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
Guidelines for Preparing Program Modifications Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
New Minor Program or Concentration Proposals Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
Petition Policy Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
Registration, Add, Attendance, Drop Updated Academic Policy 1/25/2016 2/10/2016
CoLA Direct Admissions Standards Updated Academic Policy 12/7/2015 1/19/2015
CoNH RN-BSN Admissions Requirements Updated Academic Policy 12/7/2015 1/19/2015
Procedures and Guidelines for Preparing New Degree or Major Program Proposals Updated Academic Policy 12/7/2015  
Distance Education Charge to UAPC 10/12/2015  
Academic Integrity Recomendation Executive Committee Recommendation to Provost 10/12/2015 10/12/2015
Shantou MOU Executive Committee Recommendation to Provost 10/12/2015 10/12/2015
Distance Education Recommendation 10/12/2015  
Distance Education Recommendation & Charge to EC 10/12/2015  

Spring 2015

Item of Business Business Type Faculty Senate Date Provost Approval*
International Programs: Report and Recommendations Regarding Language Proficiency for Undergraduate International Student Admissions (REPORT) (TABLES)  Recommendation 4/20/2015 N/A
Athletic Training Admissions Academic Policy Approval 4/20/2015 08/2015
Non-Contact Credit Policy Academic Policy Approval 4/20/2015 08/2015
Prior Learning Assessment (Policy) (Procedure) Academic Policy Approval 4/20/2015 08/2015
Undergraduate Admissions Policy Academic Policy Approval 4/20/2015 08/2015
ARA Arabic Minor Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
CEG Contemp Program Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
CEG Software Management Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
CS  Contemp Program Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
CS Software Management Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
ENG Linguistics Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
ML Chinese Minor Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
MTH Scientific Computation Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
URS Comparative Development Certificate Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
Faculty Handbook Grading System Faculty Handbook Recommendation 4/20/2015 08/2015
International Programs:  Combined Graduate & Undergraduate Recommendation Regarding International Programs Recommendation 4/20/2015 N/A
Ad Hoc Graduate Student Success Committee Report Report 4/20/2015 N/A
CSD Technical Study ATS/Corrections Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
PhD in Electrical Engineering Proposal Academic Program Approval 4/20/2015 N/A
CSD Technical Study ATS/Corrections Academy Academic Program Approval  4/20/2015 N/A
EE Engineering Physics BSEP Academic Program Approval  4/20/2015 N/A
MIL Military Science Minor Academic Program Approval  4/20/2015 N/A
2015 Spring Semester Graduation List Degrees Granted 4/20/2015 N/A
Academic Dismissal & Readmission Academic Policy  3/23/2015 5/11/2015
CEHS HPE Admission Policy (RUBRIC) (COMPLETE) Academic Policy  3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Course Substitution Policy for Undergraduate Students with Disabilities Academic Policy  3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Transfer Credit for Military Training Academic Policy  3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Academic Freedom & Professional Responsibilities Faculty Handbook Recommendation 3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Final Examination Policy Faculty Handbook Recommendation 3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Promotion and Tenure Faculty Handbook Recommendation 3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Promotion from Lecturer Faculty Handbook Recommendation 3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Student Evaluation Faculty Handbook Recommendation 3/23/2015 5/11/2015
Course Addition, Modification, Deletion & Sunset Policy Academic Policy  3/23/2015 08/2015
ASL Deaf Studies Minor   Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
ED Middle Childhood IS Intent Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
GEO Cartography Certificate Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
HST War and Society Studies Minor Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
SLI Sign Language Interpreter BS  Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
URS American Humanics Certificate  Academic Program Approval 3/23/2015 N/A
COLA Direct Admit Policy (Memo) (Proposal) (Student Classifications) Academic Policy  2/23/2015 5/11/2015
COSM Direct Admit Policy Academic Policy  2/23/2015 5/11/2015
AAUP Centennial Declaration Resolution (Resolution) (Declaration) Resolution 2/23/2015 N/A
Report and Recommendations of Ad Hoc Academic Policy Review Committee (APRC)  Academic Policy Report 2/23/2015 N/A
Women's Studies Name Change Academic Program Approval 2/23/2015 N/A
Women's Studies Name Change Academic Program Approval 2/23/2015 N/A
Women's Studies Name Change Academic Program Approval 2/23/2015 N/A
MGT Certificate in Human Resources Academic Program Approval 1/26/2015 N/A
SM B.S. Integrated Sciences Studies Academic Program Approval 1/26/2015 N/A
MDA Resolution Resolution 1/26/2015 N/A

 

Fall 2014

Motion Approved Motion Type Faculty Senate Date Provost Approval*
Criminal Justice Honors Program Academic Program Approval 12/2/2014 N/A
December 2014 Graduates Graduation Approval 12/2/2014 N/A
BS in Business (RSCOB/LAKE)  Academic Program Approval 11/17/2014 N/A
BS Statistics – Actuarial Science Concentration Academic Program Approval 11/17/2014 N/A
BTAS – Graphic Design (LAKE)  Academic Program Approval 11/17/2014 N/A
BTAS – Multimedia Design (LAKE)  Academic Program Approval 11/17/2014 N/A
Combined TESOL BA & MA (COLA, English)  Academic Program Approval 11/17/2014 N/A
Hybrid/EV Parking Lot Resolution 11/17/2014 N/A
RN-BSN Admission Requirements Academic Policy 10/27/2014 08/2015
Undergraduate Educational Certificate Program Academic Policy 10/27/2014 12/5/2014
BS Computer Engineering/MS Cyber Security (Combined Degree) Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
BS Computer Science/MS Cyber Security (Combined Degree) Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
ENG_English_MA TESOL (Combined Degree) Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
Interdisciplinary Applied Science and Mathematics PhD (Full Proposal) Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
Joint 1+1 program between WSU and Manipal University, India  Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
PLS-Legal Studies/Minor Academic Program Approval 10/27/2014 N/A
Allyn Hall Moat Resolution (UBGC) Resolution 10/27/2014 N/A
Internship Policy Academic Policy 9/29/2014 3/18/2015
Web Conferencing - Lake Campus Recommendation 9/29/2014 N/A

*Provost approval dates apply only to policy items to be housed in the University Policy Index.