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Degrees, Academic

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: An academic degree is a position and title within a college or university that is usually awarded in recognition of the recipient having either satisfactorily completed a prescribed course of study or having conducted a scholarly endeavour deemed worthy of his or her admission to the degree. The most common degrees awarded today are Bachelor's, Master's, and doctoral degrees.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:


 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 32307023996797], Object: 15-16

Albert P. Marshall papers

Identifier: 010.AM
Abstract Albert P. Marshall served as the director of Eastern Michigan University's library, as well as the dean of Academic Services from 1969 to 1980. The Albert P. Marshall papers documents his work in academic advising, with Operation Opportunity and the African American Studies department. It also contains a copy of the Special Services proposal and clippings specific to Marshall. The papers are...
Dates: 1969 - 2001

Components of Proposal for Arts Administration Terminal Project, 2011

 File — Box 2: [Barcode: 32307023307110], Folder: 28
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The Student Projects series containt student projects, theses and papers.The student's work is valuable for researchers interested in community arts organizations, public art, performing art and production processes. Materials in the collection date from 1990 through 2018.

Dates: 2011

Curriculum Committee records

Identifier: 00.CC

The Curriculum Committee records detail the activities of the academic committee at Eastern Michigan University. Records are primarily composed of meeting minutes and reports that influenced committee decisions. The records are dated approximately 1937 through 1961, with the bulk from 1949 through 1961.

Dates: 1937 - 1961

Degree Recipient Analysis records

Identifier: 00.DRA

The Degree Recipient Analysis records are comprised of statistics generated by the Office of Institutional Research and Information Management at Eastern Michigan University pertaining to degrees awarded between 1987-1997. Records are arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1987 - 1997

Department of Computer Science records

Identifier: 09.CS

The Department of Computer Science records contain documents relevant to the department at Eastern Michigan University from its founding in 1984 to 2015. The collection includes press releases, program proposals, curriculum details, and other materials. It is valuable to the study of the expansion of the program.

Dates: 1984 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1993 - 2007

Faculty Handbook records

Identifier: 010.FH

The Faculty Handbook records include the handbooks that were published and distributed to faculty members annually, as well as handbooks produced for new incoming faculty, lecturers, and other training and development materials. The handbooks have been arranged by type, in chronological order.

Dates: 1949 - 2000

Phi Kappa Phi Society collection

Identifier: 04.PKPS
Abstract The Phi Kappa Phi Society was founded in 1897 at the University of Maine. It is one of the nation's oldest, largest and most selective collegiate societies for academics. Phi Kappa Phi promotes and recognizes academic excellence in all fields of study of higher education. Phi Kappa Phi's 154th chapter was installed at Eastern Michigan University on September 18, 1973. The Phi Kappa Phi Society collection contains founding documents for the Eastern...
Dates: 1973 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1973 - 2004

Student Declaration records

Identifier: 013.SD

The Student Declaration records are composed of cards, arranged alphabetically, that include each student's name, signature certifying their intention to teach in the state of Michigan, their home residence, and church. On the back of each card is a transcript demonstrating their completion of coursework; included is the course title, date, grade, and the initials of the teacher.

Dates: 1872 - 1875