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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2020-2021 Academic Catalog Updates

The following is a list of changes and updates that have been made to the catalog during the 2020-2021 academic year. Also look for “last updated” tags in applicable sections of the catalog.


Section where change was made Change that was implemented Effective Date of Change
New section added 2020-2021 Academic Catalog Updates section added July 2020
Departments, Programs by Department New program added to the catalog - Instructional Design Certificate July 2020
Departments, Programs by Department New program added to the catalog - Teaching with Technology Certificate July 2020
Admissions Policies + Procedures Update RMCAD Renew Policy - click here   to review prior version July 2020
COVID-19 Addendum Activate the COVID-19 Addendum section August 2020
Conflict - Title IX | Sexual Harrasment Policy Title IX policy updated to maintain federal compliance - Click here   to review prior version August 2020
COVID-19 Addendum Add Carpenter | Neusteter Health + Safety Policies August 2020
Student Code of Conduct + Student Conduct Process Update Student Conduct Hearing Process - click here   to review prior version September 2020
COVID-19 Addendum Adjust Travel Policy October 2020
Music Production, BFA program Add new BFA program to the catalog November 2020
The Department of Financial Aid Add Music Production equipment fee information February 2021

Faculty + Academic Administration

Learning at RMCAD + The Multi-Platform Experience>Hardware + Software Requirements for Online Courses

Add faculty names March 2021
Registration: Transfer Credit Update the Transfer Credit policy based on DOE regulations and updates to revise wording (regionally accredited to institutionally) and to expand the range of accredited institutions from which RMCAD may be able to accept credit. May 2021
COVID-19 Addendum Update the policy statement June 2021
Academic Policies Update all attendance policy statements based on DOE requirements. June 2021