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2020-2021 Curriculum Requests

Accelerated Program Requests
Program NameDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Biological Sciences (M.S.) - Veterinary Medicine Specialization4/7/20214/21/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
      
Authorization to Offer Existing Common Courses
Course Number & TitleUniversities Currently Offering this CourseDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
SOC 460 Advanced CriminologyUSD1/5/20211/21/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
HIST 319 World Environmental HistoryBHSU3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
BIOL 326-326L Biomedical PhysiologySDSMT5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
General Education Revisions
Course Number & TitleChanges RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
       
       
Intent to Plans
Program NameDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
Concrete Industry Management (B.S.)2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Nutrition & Dietetics (M.S.)2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
New Undergraduate Degree Programs
Program NameSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Criminology (B.A. & B.S.)Brookings Main Campus1/5/20211/21/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Concrete Industry Management (B.S.)Brookings Main Campus3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
New Baccalaureate Minors
Program NameSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Early Childhood Education MinorBrookings Main Campus and Online9/23/202010/6/2020Approved12/10/2020Approved
Aerospace Engineering MinorBrookings Main Campus4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
Computer Engineering MinorBrookings Main Campus5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/23/2021Approved
Dairy Industry MinorBrookings Main Campus5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/23/2021Approved
New Certificates
Program NameAcademic LevelSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Public Health Certificate
(Collaborative graduate certificate with USD)
GraduateBrookings Main Campus, Vermillion Main Campus, and Online9/23/202010/6/2020Approved12/10/2020Approved
Competency-Based Learning CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online

2/3/2021

2/18/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Applied Physics CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Biotechnology CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Environmental Policy CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Food Technology CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Geographic Information Sciences CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Precision Agriculture CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Professional Management CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBD 
Livestock and Animal Products Evaluation CertificateUndergraduateBrookings Main Campus5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/23/2021Approved
New Course Requests
Course Number & TitleDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
STAT 654 Machine Learning and AI for Pattern Recognition and Clustering9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
AVIA 225 Crew Resource Management in Aviation1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
GERO 405 Issues in Aging1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
GERO 410 Families and Aging1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
GERO 420 Grief and Loss1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
HLTH 405-505 Health Coaching Concepts and Skills1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
MRCH 700 Foundations in Sustainability of Merchandising1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
PHA 769 Pharmaceutical Sciences Capstone1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/4/2021Approved
ECE 485 Preparation for Licensure and Practice2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
EDFN 610 Foundations of Competency-Based Learning2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
EDFN 615 Building and Maintaining Competency-Based Learning Programs2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
EDFN 620 Upscaling, Sustainability, and Evaluation in Competency-Based Learning Programs2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
CIM 101 Introduction to Concrete Industry Management3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 125 Plans and Specifications3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 210-210L Fundamentals of Concrete - Properties and Testing and Lab3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 216 Concrete Methods and Materials3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 230 Concrete Construction Systems3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 310 Management of Concrete Facilities3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 350 Concrete Applications and Estimating3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 370 Concrete Production and Strategy 3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 440-440L Advanced Concrete Materials and Lab3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 450 Concrete Restoration and Repair3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
CIM 471 Capstone Experience 3/15/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
NURS 404 Nurse as Health Coach3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
AS 376 Performance Horse Management4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
CHRD 741 Crisis Counseling4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
HDFS 451-551 Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
MCOM 761 Social Media Management4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
NRM 475-475L Natural Resource Law Enforcement Investigations and Report Writing and Lab4/6/20214/21/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
NURS 268 RN to BSN Transfer Credit4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
OM 415-515 Logistics and Transportation Management4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
OM 435-535 Warehouse Management4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
VET 631 Non-Traditional Pets4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
AIS 430-530 Indigenous Relationships to the Environment5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
CSC/ EE 469-569 Fundamentals of High-Performance Computing5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
GEOG 401-501 Geography of Languages5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
HO/ PS 345 Non-Chemical Weed Management5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
PHA 330 Pharmacology for Allied Health Professions5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
PRAG 310 Sustainable Agriculture5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
RESP 119 Introduction to the Respiratory Care Profession5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 280 Pathophysiology for Respiratory Care II5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 360 Communication Skills for Respiratory Care5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 380 Respiratory Care for Special Populations5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 420 Critical Review of Healthcare Research5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 450 Advanced Concepts in Adult and Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
RESP 489 Capstone Project5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
SPAN 315 Spanish for Heritage Speakers5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
HMGT 375 International Tourism6/15/2021----6/22/2021Approved
New Graduate Degree Programs
Program NameSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Pharmaceutical Sciences (M.S.)Brookings Main Campus and Online1/5/20211/21/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Professional Science (M.S.)Brookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021ApprovedTBDExternal Review Required
New Prefix Requests
PrefixDescriptionChange RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatus

Executive Director /
System Vice President for Academic Policy and Planning

Status
CIMConcrete Industry ManagementNew Prefix3/15/20213/29/2021Approved3/29/2021Approved
New Site Requests
Program NameSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Respiratory Care (A.S. & B.S.)Rapid City9/25/202010/6/2020Approved12/10/2020Approved
Psychology (B.A.)Online2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Nursing (Ph.D.)Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
New Specialization Requests
Program NameSite RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Mechanical Engineering (B.S.) - Aerospace Engineering SpecializationBrookings Main Campus1/5/20211/21/2021Approved3/30/2021Approved
Animal Science (B.S.) - Industry Relations SpecializationBrookings Main Campus3/12/20213/29/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
Program Placement on Inactive Status/Terminations
Program NameChanges RequestedInactive Status /Termination DatesDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Educational Administration (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education SpecializationProgram TerminationSpring 20264/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
Educational Administration (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education SpecializationProgram TerminationSpring 20264/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/11/2021Approved
Revised Course Requests: Common Courses
Course Number & TitleChanges RequestedUniversities that Offer the Common CourseDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
NUTR / HLTH 315 Human NutritionCourse Description; PrerequisitesBHSU9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
EXS/ KSM/ PE 400 Exercise Test and PrescriptionCo-requisitesDSU, NSU, SDSU, USD1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
MCOM 215 SportswritingPrerequisitesUSD2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
PHYS 185-185L Introduction to Astronomy I and LabCourse TitleBHSU, DSU, SDSU, USD3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
PHYS 187-187L Introduction to Astronomy II and LabCourse TitleDSU, SDSU, USD3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
MATH 315 Linear AlgebraPrerequisitesBHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
MATH 413 Abstract AlgebraPrerequisitesBHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
BIOL 204-204L Genetics and Cellular Biology and LabCourse Title and Course DescriptionNSU5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Revised Course Requests: Unique Courses
Course Number & TitleChanges RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
HMGT 371-371L Leisure Activities Management and LabCourse Title, Course Description, Deletion of a Lab, Co-requisites4/6/20214/21/2021Approved----
RESP 110 Introduction to Respiratory CareCourse Description, Instructional Method, Credit Hours, Addition of a Lab Component, Co-requisites5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
RESP 210 Respiratory Critical CareCourse Description, Instructional Method, Credit Hours, Addition of a Lab Component, Co-requisites5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Substantive Program Modifications
Program NameChanges RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSystem Vice President for Academic Policy and PlanningStatus
Biological Sciences (M.S.) - Dairy Science SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved

Biological Sciences (M.S.) - Food Science Specialization

Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
Biological Sciences (Ph.D.) - Dairy Science SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
Biological Sciences (Ph.D.) - Food Science SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
Pharmaceutical Sciences (Ph.D.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for the program9/23/202010/6/2020Approved11/2/2020Approved
Community and Public Health (B.S.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Gerontology MinorTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Human Sciences (M.S.) – Merchandising SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Landscape Architecture (B.L.A.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Medical Laboratory Science (B.S.)
- Accelerated Program
- Upward Mobility Program
Department Code1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/3/2021Approved
Nursing (Ph.D.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences (M.S.) - Exercise Science SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for the program; Existing Specialization; Add Option C1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences (M.S.) - Nutritional Sciences SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for the program; Existing Specialization; Add Option C1/5/20211/21/2021Approved2/1/2021Approved
Communication Studies (B.A. & B.S.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
Communication Studies (B.A. & B.S.) - Speech Education SpecializationTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
Early Childhood Education (B.S.) - Cooperative Elementary Education Program with DSUTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Existing Specialization2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
Nursing (B.S.N.)Total credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits of supportive course work2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
Nursing (B.S.N.) - Accelerated ProgramTotal credits within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits of supportive course work; Existing Specialization2/1/20212/18/2021Approved3/8/2021Approved
Animal Science (B.S.) - Industry SpecializationExisting Specialization; Program Name Change3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
Interdisciplinary Studies (B.A. & B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work3/12/20213/29/2021Approved4/14/2021Approved
American Indian Studies (B.A.) Program Name; Revised coursework4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
American Indian Studies MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Program name4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Aviation (B.S.) - Aviation Education SpecializationTotal credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Aviation (B.S.) - Aviation Maintenance Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Community and Public Health (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Conservation Planning and Park Management (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Conservation Planning and Park Management (B.S.) - Park Administration and Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Consumer Affairs (B.S.) - Consumer Services Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Consumer Affairs (B.S.) - Family Financial Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization; Academic requirements4/6/20214/21/2021Pending5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.Ed.)  – Administration of Student Affairs SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) – Clinical Mental Health Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) - College Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) - Marriage and Family Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) - Rehabilitation Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) - School Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Ecology and Environmental Science (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Ecology and Environmental Science (B.S.) - Rangeland Ecology and Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Educational Administration (M.Ed.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Reactivate program code to allow graduates and remove specializations4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Exercise Science (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Fashion Studies and Retail Merchandising (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Hospitality Management (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Program name; Academic requirements4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Natural Resource Law Enforcement (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Nutrition and Dietetics (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Physical Education Teacher Education (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Sport and Recreation Management (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Approved5/26/2021Approved
Agronomy (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work;5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Community and Regional Planning (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work;5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Geography (M.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Additional admission requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Geography (M.S.) - Geographic Information Sciences SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization; Additional admission requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Geospatial Science and Engineering (Ph.D.) - Geography SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization; Additional admission requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Geospatial Science and Engineering (Ph.D.) - Remote Sensing SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing Specialization; Additional admission requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Interdisciplinary Studies (M.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Pest Management MinorProgram name; CIP Code; Revised coursework; Academic requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Respiratory Care (A.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Academic requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
Respiratory Care (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Academic requirements5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/22/2021Approved
Soil Science MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Program name5/3/20215/20/2021Approved6/16/2021Approved
Termination of a Site
Program NameSite TerminatedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Engineering Technology (A.S.)CCSF5/6/20215/20/2021Approved6/23/2021Approved
       
120 Credit Exceptions
Program NameChanges RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus