400s:  Academic Affairs

Section 401 Academic Freedom, Political Activities

401.1 Academic Freedom
M401.3 Political Campaigning and Advocacy Activities on the Campus

Section 402 Delegation of Admission Authority

M402 Admission Policies - General Admission
402.1 First Year Applicants - Certificate, Diploma, and Associate Degree Programs
402.1.1 Standardized Test Scores
M402.1.1 Admission Policies - Standardized Test Scores
402.1.2 Student Placement into College Courses
M402.1.2 Admission Policies - Student Placement into College Level Courses
402.2 First Year Applicants - Baccalaureate Programs
M402.2 Admission Policies - Beginning Freshman Applicants
402.3 Home Educated and Other Special Categories of Applicants
M402.3 Admission Policies - Home Educated Applicants
402.4 Admission Policies - Transfer Applicants
M402.4 Admission Policies - Transfer Applicants
402.5 Admission Policies - Former Students
M402.5 Admission Policies - Former Students
M402.5.1 Admission Policies - Academic Fresh Start
402.6 Admission Policies - Graduate and First-Professional Degree Programs
402.7 Admission Policies - Selected Undergraduate/Graduate Programs
402.8 Admission Policies - Non-resident Students
402.9 Admission Policies - New International Students
M402.9 Admission Policies - International Students
M402.9.1 International Transfer Policy
402.10 Admission Policies - Students Enrolling Under Reciprocal Agreements
402.11 Tests of High School Equivalency
M402.11 Admission Policies - Freshmen Applicants without High School Diploma

Section 403 Curriculum

403.1 Program Approval
403.1.1 Program Termination
403.1.2 Institutional Instructional Program Evaluation
M403.1.2 Purpose and Requirements for Academic Program Review
403.1.3 Inactive Programs
403.2 Course Inventories and Titles
403.5 Secondary-Postsecondary Articulation Agreements, Dual Credit Postsecondary Enrollment Options
403.6 Course Challenges and Prior Learning Credit
403.7 Common General Education Requirement and Transfer of General Education Credits
M403.7 Articulation, Credit by Exam and Statewide Agreements
403.8 Major and Minor Equivalency
403.9 Developmental Courses

Section 404 Continuing Education

404.1 Delivery Format Approval for Credit Activites

Section 405 Student Teaching and Other Field Experience

405.1 Student Teaching Field Experience

Section 406 Calendars

406.1 Academic Calendars
406.2 Class Starting Times 

Section 407 RESERVED

407.0 Reverse Transfer 

Section 408 RESERVED


Section 409 Degrees Offered

410.0 Responsible Conduct of Research 

Section 420 Accreditation


Section 430 Honorary Degrees and Awards

430.1 Honorary Degrees
430.2 Emeritus Status
M430.2 Emeritus Status
430.3 Posthumous Degrees
M430.3 Posthumous Degree
430.4 Emeritus Status - Staff

Section 440 Enrollment Reporting


Section 441 Degree Credit, Non-Degree Credit and Non-Credit Instructional Activity

M441 The Credit Unit 

Section 450 Institutional Reports, Catalogs, Bulletins

M450 MSU University Catalog (located on MSU Website)
M451 Academic Catalog Changes

Section 460 RESERVED


Section 470 RESERVED


Section 490 MSU Faculty Responsibilities and Academic Forms

M490 Faculty Responsibilities and Relationships
M490.1 Academic Division Dean and/or Chair
M491 Library Services
M492 Final Examination Policy