Motion Introduced by: Curriculum and Academic Programs Committee
Date of First Reading: February 3, 2020
Date of Second Reading: March 2, 2020
Title of Motion: Request from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies – for the change of an academic organization code - MA in American Studies – LAAMSTMA
CHSTCRIT (School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies) – to CSOCTRANS (School of Social Transformation)
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 MA in American Studies aligns with the School of Social Transformation's expertise of the faculty with the understanding of the history of American Cultures and social conditions. Several of the SST faculty, an: listed on original proposal and there is a strong interest from the current student population.