(MUPIM 11.2/OAC 3339-11-02)
Lifelong Learning and Continuing Education offerings must have the following approvals.
|Approving Body or Person||Type of Offering|
|Credit||Non-Credit or CEU|
|Instructional Fee Course or Workshop||Contract or Grant Course or Workshop||Course, Workshop, or Other Offering|
|Oxford Campus||Regional Campus||Oxford Campus||Regional Campus||Oxford Campus||Regional Campus|
|Department or Program*||Required||Required||Required||Required||Required||Required|
|Divisional Dean||Required||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable|
|Dean of the Regional Campuses||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable||Required|
|Associate Provost for Research/Dean of the Graduate School**||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||Required||Required||Not Applicable||Not Applicable|
|Associate Provost for Research/Dean of the Graduate School||If Graduate||If Graduate||If Graduate||If Graduate||Not Applicable||Not Applicable|
|Director of Continuing Education, Regional Campus||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable||Required|
|Director of Lifelong Learning, Oxford Campus||Required||Required||Required||Not Applicable||Required||Not Applicable|
*Multidisciplinary, University-level, or other noncredit offerings that are not clearly related to a single academic unit may be approved by the campus director of continuing education without approval of a department or program.
**Proposals to external funding sources must be approved by the Associate Provost for Research/Dean of the Graduate School before submission to the funding source.
The policies and procedures for awarding continuing education units (CEUs) to students participating in noncredit offerings are available from the continuing education unit on each campus.
Instructional, unclassified administrative, and classified staff who wish to develop, direct, teach in, or otherwise contribute to a continuing education offering must obtain approval in advance from the appropriate department chair or program director (where appropriate) and divisional dean or from the appropriate supervisor(s). An employee’s contribution to a continuing education offering may be included in the normal teaching or workload; it may also be performed outside the normal teaching or workload for supplemental remuneration.