3.4.5 Continuing Education

A. Purpose

It is the purpose of this policy to provide guidelines on policies and procedures related to continuing education.

B. Persons Affected

College Deans

C. Definitions

Not applicable.

D. Policy and Procedures

Continuing education and professional development activities are coordinated within each college. The dean of each college is responsible for establishing specific policies governing the offering of non-credit courses in that unit.

U. T. Tyler is committed to serving the community needs through non-credit community service/continuing education courses appropriate to the University role and scope. Student fees and faculty compensation for such courses are established on an individual basis based upon the length of the course and other factors.

E. Responsibilities

College Deans

F. Review

Under the direction of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, this policy shall be reviewed every five (5) years, by the following Stakeholders:

  1. Provost
  2. Council of Academic Deans
  3. Faculty Senate

ORIGINALLY APPROVED: 12/01/2001

LAST AMENDED: 04/22/2009