On October 29, 2009, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board adopted Chapter 4, Subchapter N, Sections 4.225-4.229, concerning Public Access to Course Information, required by House Bill 2504, 81st Texas Legislature. Texas Education Code §51.974 authorizes the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to adopt the following rules:
Each institution of higher education, other than a medical and dental unit, is to make available to the public on the institution's Internet website certain course information. In addition, the university must post information about work-study opportunities and departmental budgets. This information must be:
This website provides useful information and demonstrates the university's commitment to accountability, transparency and open communication with students, parents, legislators, the public, and all stakeholders. On this website, you will easily find:
The university provides for end of term Student Ratings of Teaching Effectiveness. To request a copy of or more information regarding the information gathered by these instruments, you may contact the Program Approval Coordinator, Karin Thomas, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (903) 886-5439.