Policies and Procedures

July 16, 2020
Exempted Peace Officer Programs

This is the list of peace officer programs at public institutions of higher education that qualify for the tuition and fee exemption under Texas Education Code, Section 54.3531.

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Tags: Tuition Exemption, Peace Officer
Exempted Fire Science Programs

This is the list of fire science programs at public institutions of higher education that qualify for the tuition and fee exemption under Texas Education Code, Section 54.353.

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Tags: Tuition Exemption, Firefighter
June 11, 2020
Department of Public Safety (DPS) and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Controlled Substance Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Guidelines for a reporting program for controlled substances and related analogues, chemical precursors, and laboratory apparatus, used in applicable education or research institutions.

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Tags: Research Laboratories, Controlled Substances, Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) SAMPLE, MOU
March 24, 2020
Respiratory Care Program of Study

The Respiratory Care POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Respiratory Care Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 24, 2019 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: Program of Study Curriculum, POS, Respiratory Care, Health Sciences, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Radiologic Technology Program of Study

The Radiologic Technology POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Radiologic Technology Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018  meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: Program of Study Curriculum, POS, Rad Tech, Radiologic Technology, Health Sciences, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Physical Therapist Assistant Program of Study

The Physical Therapist Assistant POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: PTA, Program of Study Curriculum, POS, Health Sciences, Physical Therapist Assistant, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Occupational Therapy Assistant Program of Study

The Occupational Therapy Assistant POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018  meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: Health Sciences, Program of Study Curriculum, POS, OTA, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Occupational Therapy Assistant
March 24, 2020
Emergency Medical Services-Paramedic Program of Study

The Emergency Medical Services-Paramedic POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Emergency Medical Services-Paramedic Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, EMS, Health Sciences, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paramedic, Emergency Medical Services
March 24, 2020
Cloud Support-Cybersecurity Program of Study

The Cloud Computing POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Cloud Support-Cybersecurity Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its January 23, 2020 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Cloud Support, Cloud Computing, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Cloud Computing-Data Science Program of Study

The Cloud Computing POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Cloud Computing-Data Science Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its January 23, 2020 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Information Technology, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Data Science, Cloud Computing
March 24, 2020
Cloud Computing-Data Analysis Program of Study

The Cloud Computing POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Cloud Computing-Data Analysis Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its January 23, 2020 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Information Technology, Data Analysis, Cloud Computing, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Cloud Computing Program of Study

The Cloud Computing POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Cloud Computing Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its January 23, 2020 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Information Technology, Cloud Computing
March 24, 2020
Electrical Lineworker Program of Study

The POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Electrical Lineworker Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Electrical Plumbing and Pipefitting (EPP), Electrical Lineworker, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
Residential-Commercial Electrician Program of Study

The Electrical, Plumbing and Pipefitting POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Residential/Commercial Electrician Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Electrical Plumbing and Pipefitting (EPP), Residential-Commercial Electrician, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
Plumbing Program of Study

The Electrical, Plumbing and Pipefitting POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Plumbing Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Electrical Plumbing and Pipefitting (EPP), Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
Pipefitting Program of Study

The Electrical, Plumbing and Pipefitting POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Pipefitting Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Pipefitting, Electrical Plumbing and Pipefitting (EPP), Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
Industrial Electrician Program of Study

The Industrial Electrician Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Industrial Electrician Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Industrial Electrician, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Program of Study

The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: Program of Study Curriculum, POS, HVAC, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction
March 24, 2020
General Drafting Program of Study

The Design and Documentation POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the General Drafting Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its July 26, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: General Drafting, Design and Documentation, Program of Study Curriculum, POS, Architecture and Construction, Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
March 24, 2020
Architectural Drafting Program of Study

The Design and Documentation POS Subcommittee identified the block of courses to be included in the Architectural Drafting Program of Study, which was approved by the Coordinating Board at its October 25, 2018 meeting. A student enrolled in a Board-approved POS at a community or technical college who transfers to another community or technical college must receive credit toward the degree program for the block of courses transferred, and the credit must apply to the program into which the student transfers.

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Tags: POS, Program of Study Curriculum, Design and Documentation, Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Architecture and Construction, Architectural Drafting