Approving and Discontinuing Degree Programs

Section: 
Instruction
Policy Number: 
706
Effective: 
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Policy: 

The Board of Trustees retains the authority to approve new academic and professional and technical degree programs offered by the college. The Board of Trustees also retains authority to discontinue academic and professional and technical degree programs. The Board shall consider degree approval or discontinuation upon the recommendation of the college administration.

Purpose: 

The purpose of this policy is to ensure that college degree programs meet the needs of the community and the mission and value of the college.

To Whom Does This Policy Apply: 

This policy applies to all transfer and professional and technical degree programs offered by South Puget Sound Community College.