THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234

 

TO:

The Honorable the Members of the Board of Regents

FROM:

Johanna Duncan-Poitier

COMMITTEE:

Higher Education and Professional Practice

TITLE OF ITEM:

Regents Authorization Bryant and Stratton College: Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Degree

DATE OF SUBMISSION:

May 28, 2004

PROPOSED HANDLING:

Approval (Consent Agenda)

RATIONALE FOR ITEM:

Bryant and Stratton needs Regents authority in order to award the B.B.A. degree

STRATEGIC GOAL:

Goals 2 and 4

AUTHORIZATION(S):

 

 

SUMMARY:

 

Bryant and Stratton College, Buffalo has petitioned the Regents for authority to offer the Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degree at its main campus and its Amherst and Lackawanna branch campuses.  The College is currently authorized to confer the Associate in Occupational Studies (A.O.S.) degree.  Bryant and Stratton College offers A.O.S. programs in the discipline areas of Business, Engineering, the Fine Arts, the Health Professions, and the Physical Sciences.

 

Recommendation:  I recommend that the Regents take the following action:

 

VOTED, that Bryant and Stratton College, Buffalo be authorized, effective June 22, 2004, to confer the degree of Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) on students successfully completing registered programs at its main campus and its Amherst and Lackawanna campuses.