Graduate & Professional Studies Committee

The Graduate and Professional Studies Committee (GPSC) is the shared governance committee responsible for advising the Faculty Senate and University Administration about the quality and uniform surveillance of graduate and professional programs at the University of Houston. It is also charged with recommending changes in existing policies or suggesting the need for new ones, approving new programs, and approving new courses, course changes and/or deletions for submission to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Specifically, the GPSC will address matters relating to:

A. The admission and selection of graduate and professional students as well as other policies affecting graduate and professional students;

B. Review of new degree program proposals, program changes, and on-going programs;

C. Review of and recommendations for graduate and professional programs policies and procedures.

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