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The Academic Programs Unit is a work group within Academic and Student Affairs division of the system office. It is charged with providing system leadership and support for academic program policy, approval, and review.

Contacts: Academic Program Directors
Tamara Arnott ( 651-201-1685
Marta Mohr ( 651-201-1683

Credit Length
Minnesota degree program credit length cap and waiver process. 

Gainful Employment Information

Program Inventory 
Interactive Web-based inventory of current academic programs;    
MnSCU View book Review Grids (Current) (GoPlaces/GoMn)
Copies of approved program applications

Link to resources on the MN Transfer site.

Program Navigator
The Program Navigator system is used to create and redesign academic programs.
Once approved changes display in the Program Inventory and ISRS.  
Program Navigator Instructions and Sample forms.

Program Planning
Academic Policy & Procedure 3.36.1, broad field degree programs, guidelines and instructions. 

Reports and Memorandum
Archive of reports: Applied Doctorates, Board of Trustee, Labor Market Analysis, Law Enforcement
ASA Memorandum

Workforce Planning
Link to workforce development resources (Labor Market Worksheet, service region map, Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP), Standard Occupational Classification (SOC), Occupational Supply Demand System (OSDS) and Workforce Initiative reports).