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Theme 5


Building the Financial Foundation

I. DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES

ENDOWING THE SCIENCES

Act of Determination 7 -- Creating a Development Plan to Endow Masters Programs in the Sciences

Endowing existing masters programs in Arts & Sciences will contribute to cost savings for reinvestment in facilities and other programs.

Action Steps:

  • By Fall 2015 the Dean’s Office, in consultation with the Board of Advocates, Directors of Development in Arts & Sciences, and University Development, will develop a strategy for assessing the possibility of endowing the MA and MS degrees in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at a cost of approximately $3 million.

  • By Fall 2015 the Dean’s Office, in consultation with the Board of Advocates, Directors of Development in Arts & Sciences, and University Development, will develop a strategy for assessing the possibility of endowing the existing MS degree in the Department of Geology at an approximate cost of $3 million.