6.2.9.5 Continuing Education Units

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Effective Date:

12-20-78

Revision Date:

12-15-17

Definitions

The Continuing Education Unit (CEU) is defined as ten contact hours of participation in an organized continuing education experience under responsible sponsorship and qualified instruction. 

Limitations

It is understood that Continuing Education Units are to be awarded for learning experiences which impart organized noncredit instruction to post-secondary learners.

It is further understood that CEU's cannot be converted to units of academic credit at Eastern Michigan University. 

Exclusions 

Types of programs for which Continuing Education Units will not be awarded include the following: 

  • Programs carrying academic credit, either secondary or collegiate.
  • Programs leading to high school equivalency certificates or diplomas. 
  • Organizational orientation training programs.
  • Programs of short duration only casually related to any specific upgrading purpose or goal. 

Responsibility 

The Provost will be responsible for identifying the need for programs in which Continuing Education Units will be awarded.

Authority for Creation and Revision


Minutes of the Board of Regents, December 20, 1978; para. .2035M.
Minutes of the Board of Regents, December 15, 2017


Last Review Date: December 2017


Definitions

The Continuing Education Unit (CEU) is defined as ten contact hours of participation in an organized continuing education experience under responsible sponsorship and qualified instruction. 

Limitations

It is understood that Continuing Education Units are to be awarded for learning experiences which impart organized noncredit instruction to post-secondary learners.

It is further understood that CEU's cannot be converted to units of academic credit at Eastern Michigan University. 

Exclusions 

Types of programs for which Continuing Education Units will not be awarded include the following: 

  • Programs carrying academic credit, either secondary or collegiate.
  • Programs leading to high school equivalency certificates or diplomas. 
  • Organizational orientation training programs.
  • Programs of short duration only casually related to any specific upgrading purpose or goal. 

Responsibility 

The Provost will be responsible for identifying the need for programs in which Continuing Education Units will be awarded.