System Procedure 3.24.1 College and University Type and Mission, and Minnesota State Mission and Vision - History

System Procedures
Chapter 3 - Educational Policies
Board Policy 3.24

System Procedure History:

Date of Adoption: 06/16/99
Date of Implementation: 07/01/99
Date of Last Review: 04/26/23

Date & Subject of Amendments:

04/26/23 – Full review, replaced “system” with “Minnesota State” and “institution” with “college and university”, relocated 136F.05 statutory reference from Part 1 to new Part 2 Authority, and applied new writing style throughout procedure.

07/31/18 – Added a definition section as Part 2, updated the language concerning consultation, replaced the word “institution” with “college and university”, and applied the new formatting and writing styles.

07/23/13 - Amended the name of the Procedure. Renumbered parts 2 and 4. Amended Part 3 removing the requirement for system institution to submit a review of its mission and vision at least once every regional accreditation cycle. Other changes include refinements to better delineate the requirements of a change in institution type (mission) and to align the requirements for mission approval with the Higher Learning Commission criteria for accreditation. Deleted Part 5.

06/14/10 - Amended the name of the Procedure. Deleted Part 1, Definitions, Added Part 1, Purpose. Amended Part 3 expanding language regarding the review and approval process. Added new Part 4, Review and Approval of College and University Mission Change.