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2020-2021 Curriculum Requests

Accelerated Program Requests
Program NameDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Biological Sciences (M.S.) - Veterinary Medicine Specialization4/7/20214/21/2021Pending  
      
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 HistoryBHSU3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
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 Campus3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
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 Campus4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
       
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 Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Biotechnology CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Environmental Policy CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Food Technology CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Geographic Information Sciences CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Precision Agriculture CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Professional Management CertificateGraduateBrookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
        
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 Management3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 125 Plans and Specifications3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 210-210L Fundamentals of Concrete - Properties and Testing and Lab3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 216 Concrete Methods and Materials3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 230 Concrete Construction Systems3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 310 Management of Concrete Facilities3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 350 Concrete Applications and Estimating3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 370 Concrete Production and Strategy 3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 440-440L Advanced Concrete Materials and Lab3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 450 Concrete Restoration and Repair3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
CIM 471 Capstone Experience 3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
NURS 404 Nurse as Health Coach3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
AS 376 Performance Horse Management4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
CHRD 741 Crisis Counseling4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
HDFS 451-551 Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
MCOM 761 Social Media Management4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
NRM 475-475L Natural Resource Law Enforcement Investigations and Report Writing and Lab4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
NURS 268 RN to BSN Transfer Credit4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
OM 415-515 Logistics and Transportation Management4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
OM 435-535 Warehouse Management4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
VET 631 Non-Traditional Pets4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
      
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 Master's (M.S.)Brookings Main Campus and Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
       
New Prefix Requests
PrefixDescriptionChange RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatus

Executive Director /
System Vice President for Academic Policy and Planning

Status
CIMConcrete Industry ManagementNew Prefix3/15/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
        
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.)Online3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
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 Campus3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Program Placement on Inactive Status/Terminations
Program NameChanges RequestedInactive Status /Termination DatesDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
Educational Administration (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education SpecializationProgram TerminationSpring 20264/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Educational Administration (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education SpecializationProgram TerminationSpring 20264/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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, USD3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
PHYS 187-187L Introduction to Astronomy II and LabCourse TitleDSU, SDSU, USD3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
MATH 315 Linear AlgebraPrerequisitesBHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
MATH 413 Abstract AlgebraPrerequisitesBHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSMT, SDSU, USD4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
        
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-requisites4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
       
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 Change3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
Interdisciplinary Studies (B.A. & B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work3/12/20213/29/2021Approved Pending
American Indian Studies (B.A.) Program Name; Revised coursework4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
American Indian Studies MinorTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Total credits required for program; Program name4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Aviation (B.S.) - Aviation Education SpecializationTotal credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Community and Public Health (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Conservation Planning and Park Management (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Conservation Planning and Park Management (B.S.) - Park Administration and Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 requirements4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.Ed.)  – Administration of Student Affairs SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Counseling and Human Resource Development (M.S.) – Clinical Mental Health Counseling SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Ecology and Environmental Science (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Ecology and Environmental Science (B.S.) - Rangeland Ecology and Management SpecializationTotal credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Existing specialization4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Educational Administration (M.Ed.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work; Reactivate program code to allow graduates and remove specializations4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Exercise Science (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Fashion Studies and Retail Merchandising (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
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 requirements4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Natural Resource Law Enforcement (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Nutrition and Dietetics (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Physical Education Teacher Education (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Sport and Recreation Management (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of supportive course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (B.S.)Total credits required within the discipline; Total credits of elective course work4/6/20214/21/2021Pending  
       
Termination of a Site
Program NameSite TerminatedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus
       
       
120 Credit Exceptions
Program NameChanges RequestedDate PostedAcademic Affairs CouncilStatusSDBORStatus