Table of Contents


Information for specific audiences:

Advanced Programs Governance Committee (APGC)


The Advanced Programs Governance Committee shall be responsible for the review of policies affecting professional education programs included in the Advanced Programs Component of the Professional Education Unit. The APGC shall receive from the departments and administrative personnel proposals for deletion, new programs, new courses and changes in the advanced graduate programs. The APGC meets monthly or as called by the Chair. Recommendations are made to the Dean of the College of Education who reviews them and makes recommendations to appropriate University committees and the Provost.

Committee Membership

2013-2014 Members:

Peter Moyi

EDLP (2)


Ed Cox EDLP (2) (2013-2015)

Michelle Bryan

EDST (2)


Matthew Irvin

EDST (2)


Susi Long

ITE (2)


Lucy Spence*

ITE (2)


Lynda Nilges

PEAT (2)



Student Representative


Student Representative

Zach Kelehear (Ex-officio)

* Indicates chair of the committee

The APGC will be comprised of seven people: two elected from EDST, EDLP, and ITE for two year terms (staggered), and one from Physical Education and Athletic Training. Two graduate student members will serve on the Advanced Programs Committee. At least one representative from each department must be a tenured faculty member.

Ex-officio: Associate Dean, Academic Affairs or COE Curriculum Director

Committee terms: two years for faculty, one year for students

Please note that new items for consideration are due in the Dean's Office by the 15th of the month. For items to appear in the fall, 2014, bulletin, they must be submitted to the committee by October 15.

Meeting Dates

Time/ Location

Proposal Submission Dates

September 11, 2013

1:00 PM / Dean's Conference Room

August 15, 2013

October 9, 2013

1:00 PM / Dean's Conference Room

September 15, 2013

November 13, 2013

1:00 PM / Dean's Conference Room

October 15, 2013

December 11, 2013

1:00 PM / Dean's Conference Room

November 15, 2013


Minutes of meetings can be found on the College of Education Documents Page.

Other important links:

Columbia, SC 29208 • 803-777-7000 •