The Legislative Assembly finds that:
(1) Institutions in the Oregon University System and other educational sectors have academic programs that are related to or integrated with the programs of Oregon Health and Science University.
(2) It is in the best interest of the state that a coordinated approach be taken to these related and integrated academic programs.
(3) In order to best ensure the continued harmony of such academic programs, the university and the Oregon University System shall coordinate such programs and shall advise each other of the following proposed changes to such academic programs:
(a) Creation or significant revision, such as a merger or closure, of degree programs;
(b) Creation or significant revision, such as a merger or closure, of schools; and
(c) Creation or significant revision of major academic policies.
(4) In order to further the coordination described by this section, university officers shall maintain a role in the appropriate committees of the State Board of Higher Education and the Oregon University System. [1995 c.162 §12; 1999 c.291 §16]Section: Previous 353.360 353.370 353.380 353.390 353.400 353.410 353.420 353.440 353.445 353.450 353.460 353.470 353.480 353.550 353.553 Next
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