Academic Committee

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Corporate body

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Academic Committee

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  • Academic Council

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Dates of existence

ca. 1962 -1996


The Academic Committee was a subcommittee of the Board of Governors. The terms of reference were the following: approve all new courses and programs recommended by departments and divisions; approval of all matters of academic policy and procedure; court appeal for academic petitions; and, act as a long-range planning committee for the development of curriculum and programs. In the beginning, the Academic Committee was also responsible for admissions standards, continuing education, sabbatical leaves, tenure, and contracts. In the mid 1990s, the committee split to become the Undergraduate and Graduate Councils.


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Membership original was comprised of members of the Board and later consisted of the President, Vice-President & Dean of Academic Affairs, Vice-President of Student Affairs, Division Chair, Director of Aviation Institute, Director of Libraries (University Librarian), Vice-President of Student Council, and the Registrar.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

October 13, 2013




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  • EAC

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