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Oregon Applied Baccalaureate Degree Planning Initiative

This work was initiated in response to House Bill 3093 passed by the 2009 Legislative Session

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Archive Material:

Event: Oregon Applied Baccalaureate Planning Kick-off Meeting
Invitation: Click here
Date:  Friday, November 13, 2009, 12:30 to 5:00
Agenda Click here
Roster of those who registered Click here
Speaker Slide Sets
(not all speakers used slides)

Debra Bragg

Christine Chairsell

Vanessa Davis

Malcolm Grothe

Materials Distributed at Meeting

House Bill 3093

The Adult Learner and the Applied Baccalaureate: Emerging Lessons for state and Local Implementation, Bragg, Townsend, and Rudd, 2008

Information and Advice Regarding Applied Baccalaureate Degree Programs

Oregon Employment forecasts of high-demand, high-wage jobs in Oregon

Additional Reference Materials

Biographies of Speakers

Survey of Oregon Public Campuses Regarding Programs Similar to Applied Baccalaureate Degree Programs

Notes from break-out sessions

Culinary, Hospitality, Tourism


Engineering Technology

Green Technology

Health Careers

Information Technology

Resource Management

Technical Management

Other Reference Materials

Status Report: Applied Baccalaureate Programs in Texas


Confirmed Speakers

Debra Bragg Professor, Educational Organization & Leadership University of Illinois
Christine Chairsell Vice President Portland Community College
Sonya Christian Vice President Lane Community College
Vanessa Davis Assistant Director, Academic Programs Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
David Edwards State Represenative Oregon Legislature
Malcom Grothe Executive Dean South Seattle Community College
Kent Neely Provost Western Oregon University
Goerge Pernsteiner Chancellor Oregon University System
Camille Preus Commissioner Oregon Community College and Workforce Development
David Young Senior VP for Academic Affairs Arizona State University