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Current Proposal Status

Degree Changes Received, Under Review or Pending Revisions - Provost's Office

Proposal TitleDate Received
NOI EdM in Special Education - Extend to Tri Cities02/25/15
BA Human Biology - New Degree10/09/15
NOI MS in Kinesiology - New Degree03/09/16
NOI-Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering - New School07/29/16
NOI BA in Linguistics - New Degree12/09/16
NOI BS in Environmental and Ecosystem Science - Extend to Global12/19/16
NOI BA in History - Extend to Global01/30/17
NOI BA in Anthropology - Extend to Global02/15/17
NOI BA in Sociology - Extend to Global03/28/17
NOI BA in Business Administration - Extend Marketing Major to Global Campus04/19/17
MA in Music - Extend to Global04/26/17
BA in Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs - Extend to Global05/08/17
NOI BA in English - Extend to Global06/07/17
NOI to Rename the College of Pharmacy07/12/17

During the Faculty Senate Phase, the proposal can be tracked on the Faculty Senate website under Tracking Table for Degrees.

Degree Changes Received, Reviewed and Sent to Senate

Proposal TitleDate sent to Senate
None pending Faculty Senate approval at this time

Recommended for Approval by Faculty Senate; Pending President and/or Board of Regents Approval

Proposal TitleDate
Masters in Athletic Training - New Degree3/30/17
Ph.D in Statistical Science - New Degree3/09/17
MA to MS in AMT - Change Degree Type3/30/17

Approved by President and/or Board of Regents; Pending Submission to NWCCU

Proposal TitleDate
Rename-Master of Arts in Education (Literacy Education) to Master of Arts in Education Language, Literacy and Technology Education03/05/17
Rename Master of Education (Literacy Education) to Master of Education (Language, Literacy and Technology Education)03/05/17
Discontinue Master of Education (English Language Learners)1/27/17
Discontinue Master of Arts in Education (English Language Learners)1/27/17
MIT in Elementary Education - Extend to Tri Cities03/10/17
MA in Foreign Languages & Cultures - Rename to Hispanic Studies11/04/16
BA in AMT - Rename Degree11/04/16

Degrees Awaiting Approval by NWCCU

Proposal TitleDate
Discontinuation of Higher Education Doctoral Degree11/3/16
Discontinuation of Degrees no Longer Offered within the College of Education11/3/16
Change Program Names to Align with Degree Names within the College of Education11/3/16
BS in Organic Agricultural Systems (AFS) - Extend to Everett03/28/17

Degree Changes Approved by NWCCU

Degree titleDate Approved
Pharm.D - Extend to Yakima4/18/16
MS in Software Engineering - New Degree7/11/16
BS in Data Analytics - New Degree to 4 Campuses7/11/16
BS in Software Engineering - New Degree6/27/16
BS in Construction Engineering - New Degree - Pullman6/27/16
BS in Electrical Engineering - Extend to Bremerton6/27/16
BS in Mathematics - Extend to Vancouver8/24/16
Discontinuation of Counseling Psychology8/24/16
BA in Chemistry - New Degree9/19/16
BS in Economic Science/Business Economics - Extend to Global9/19/16
BFA - Extend to Tri Cities9/19/16
BS in Biology - Extend to Tri Cities9/23/16
MS in Electrical Engineering - Extend to Vancouver9/23/16
Replace Bachelor of Arts in Communication with 3 new degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Communication & Society; Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Media Production; and Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communication in Pullman, Everett, and Vancouver11/10/2016
BA in Integrated Strategic Communication - Extend Degree to Global04/19/2017


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