UAPC Agenda, 15 April 2021

Meeting: Thursday, 15 April 2021, 3:30–5:00 pm

The April UAPC meeting will be held via Zoom. Login and dial-in details are provided below. Questions or issues with meeting access should be directed to Karen Mittelstadt, Academic Planning and Institutional Research, mittelstadt@wisc.edu

1. Welcome, introductions, opening announcements

CONSENT AGENDA

2. Minutes of the 18 March 2021 meeting
UAPC Doc 20210415.002 pdf

3. Suspend admission to a certificate, Certificate in Public Humanities (graduate/professional), College of Letters & Science, Center for Humanities, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date. Action pending approval at the 9 April 2021 Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting.UAPC Doc 20210415.003 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.003 Lumen

4. Suspend admission to and subsequently discontinue a degree program, MBA-Business: Arts Administration, School of Business, Department of Management and Human Resources. Admission will be suspended effective Fall 2022 with the discontinuation effective Fall 2024. Action pending approval at the 9 April 2021 GFEC meeting.
UAPC Doc 20210415.004 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.004 Lumen

5. Substantially redirect a certificate program (change mode of delivery from >50-99% online to 100% online), Capstone Certificate in Engine Design, College of Engineering, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date.
UAPC Doc 20210415.005 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.005 Lumen

6. Substantially redirect a certificate program (change mode of delivery from >50-99% online to 100% online), Capstone Certificate in Powertrain Electrification, College of Engineering, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date.
UAPC Doc 20210415.006 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.006 Lumen

7. Substantially redirect a certificate program (change audience to prohibit University Special Student enrollment), Certificate in Medieval Studies (undergraduate), Department of History, College of Letters & Science, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date.
UAPC Doc 20210415.007 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.007 Lumen

APPROVAL ITEMS

8. Revise undergraduate school-level degree requirements, Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), School of Business, effective Fall 2021. Presenter: Brian Mayhew, associate dean. Also attending: Ella Mae Matsumura, associate dean; Dana Outhouse, academic planner; Brigid Patterson, academic planner.
UAPC Doc 20210415.008 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.008 Lumen

9. Revise undergraduate school-level degree requirements, including changes to the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) requirements, College of Letters & Science, effective Fall 2021. Presenters: Ellen Smith, associate director; Russ Portier, assistant to the director; Elaine Klein, associate dean. Also attending: Greg Downey, associate dean.
UAPC Doc 20210415.009 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.009 Lumen

10. Establish a center, Center for Health Disparities Research, School of Medicine and Public Health, effective Fall 2021. Presenters: Anjon Audhya, associate dean; Amy Kind, associate professor. Also attending: Andrea Poehling, director of academic program development and evaluation.
UAPC Doc 20210415.010 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.010 Lumen

11. Establish a certificate, Certificate in Accounting (undergraduate), Department of Accounting and Information Systems, School of Business, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date. Presenter: Willie Choi, associate professor. Also attending: Ella Mae Matsumura, associate dean; Dana Outhouse, academic planner; Brigid Patterson, academic planner.
UAPC Doc 20210415.011 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.011 Lumen

12. Establish a named option, BS-Computer Engineering, Opt: Machine Learning and Data Science, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date. Presenters: Bernie Lesieutre, professor; Susan Hagness, department chair, David Noyce, executive associate dean. Also attending: Sara Hagen, academic planner and data analyst.
BS-Computer Engineering Parent Program
UAPC Doc 20210415.012a pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.012a Lumen
Opt: Machine Learning and Data Science
UAPC Doc 20210415.012b pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.012b Lumen

13. Establish a named option, BS-Electrical Engineering, Opt: Machine Learning and Data Science, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date. Presenters: Bernie Lesieutre, professor; Susan Hagness, department chair, David Noyce, executive associate dean. Also attending: Sara Hagen, academic planner and data analyst.
BS-Electrical Engineering Parent Program
UAPC Doc 20210415.013a pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.013a Lumen
Opt: Machine Learning and Data Science
UAPC Doc 20210415.013b pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.013b Lumen

14. Rename an academic program, BS-Retailing and Consumer Behavior to BS-Consumer Behavior and Marketplace Studies, Department of Consumer Science, School of Human Ecology, effective Fall 2021. Program review is up to date. Presenters: Nancy Wong, department chair; Annette McDaniel, associate dean. Also attending: Jonathan Henkel, director of academic planning and assessment.
UAPC Doc 20210415.014 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.014 Lumen

15. Suspend admission to and subsequently discontinue a named option, BA/BS-Biology (L&S) / BS-Biology (ALS), Opt: Plant Biology, Department of Integrative Biology / Department of Bacteriology, College of Letters and Science / College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Admission will be suspended effective Fall 2021 with the discontinuation effective Fall 2024. Presenter: Donna Fernandez, professor. Also attending: Sarah Kuba, student services program manager; Karen Wassarman, CALS associate dean; Elaine Klein, L&S associate dean.
BA/BS-Biology (L&S) Parent Program
UAPC Doc 20210415.015a pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.015a Lumen
BS-Biology (ALS) Parent Program
UAPC Doc 20210415.015b pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.015b Lumen
Option: Plant Biology (L&S)
UAPC Doc 20210415.015c pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.015c Lumen
Option: Plant Biology (ALS)
UAPC Doc 20210415.015d pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.015d Lumen

16. Request to edit University General Education Requirement language regarding the Communication requirement in Guide, effective Fall 2021. Presenter: Elaine Klein, director, University General Education Committee.
UAPC Doc 20210415.016 pdf
UAPC Doc 20210415.016 Lumen

17. Approve new policy, Policy on Tuition Surcharge for Undergraduate Excess Credits. Presenter, Jocelyn Milner, vice provost for academic affairs.
UAPC Doc 20210415.017 pdf