Arizona State University
University Senate
Spring 2015

Senate Motion #2015-48

Motion Introduced by: Curriculum and Academic Programs Committee,Kathleen Puckett, Chair

Date of First Reading: N/A

Date of Second Reading: N/A

Motion Withdrawn by CAPC 1-30-2015

Title of Motion: Request from the College of Nursing and Health Innovation – for the establishment of an undergraduate degree – BS in Patient Advocacy and Health Education

Action Requested: This curricular proposal has received all college, school, unit and university administrative approvals, and is being presented to the Senate for review and voting decision.

Rationale: The Bachelor of Science in Patient Advocacy and Health Education degree program is designed for learners interested in becoming a patient health advocate and a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES certification). Learners gain knowledge and skills to advocate for health and influence health policy at the individual, family, community or public levels; and deliver innovative health education programs that promote health, reduce health risks, and help patients and families manage chronic disease.

Withdrawn by CAPC 1-30-15
Admin Response: