North Carolina State University, Graduate School Administrative Board Records 1951-2006

Creator
North Carolina State University. Graduate School
Size
5.75 linear feet
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
UA 115.003

This subgroup contains correspondence, memoranda, course action forms, recommendations on curricula and courses, material pertaining to admission of foreign students, faculty issues, degree programs and minutes of the Administrative Board relating to the governance of the Graduate School.

Graduate instruction was first offered at North Carolina State University in 1893, and the first doctoral degree was conferred in 1926. In the ensuing years, the Graduate School has grown steadily and has provided instruction and facilities for advanced study and research in the fields of agriculture and life sciences, design, education, engineering, natural resources, humanities and social sciences, management, physical and mathematical sciences, textiles and veterinary medicine.

Biographical/historical note

Graduate instruction was first offered at North Carolina State University in 1893, and the first doctoral degree was conferred in 1926. In the ensuing years, the Graduate School has grown steadily and has provided instruction and facilities for advanced study and research in the fields of agriculture and life sciences, design, education, engineering, natural resources, humanities and social sciences, management, physical and mathematical sciences, textiles and veterinary medicine.

As of 2005, the Graduate School was composed of more than 2,500 graduate faculty members. Educated at major universities throughout the world and established both in advanced teaching and research, these scholars guided the University's 6,000 Master's and doctoral students from all areas of the United States and many other countries.

Scope/content

This subgroup contains correspondence, memoranda, course action forms, recommendations on curricula and courses, material pertaining to admission of foreign students, faculty issues, degree programs and minutes of the Administrative Board relating to the governance of the Graduate School.

Physical description

11 archival storage boxes, 1 half box

Arrangement

Materials have been broken down into the following record series: General Records, Minutes of the Administrative Board, Degree Proposals, and Course Action Forms. Materials received since 2002 are in a separate series and arranged in the order received. They have not received full archival processing.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Graduate School Administrative Board Records, UA 115.003, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred from the Graduate School.

Transferred from the Graduate School.

General Records 1951-1976 (Series 01:)
Size: 0.005 linear feet

1 folder

1951-1976
Box 1, Folder 1
Minutes of the Administrative Board of the Graduate School 1951-2002 (Series 02:)
Size: 1.995 linear feet

Box 3 have been split into two boxes: Boxes 3A and 3B.

4 archival storeage boxes

Minutes 1951
Box 1, Folder 1
Minutes 1953
Box 1, Folder 2
Minutes 1955
Box 1, Folder 3
Minutes 1956
Box 1, Folder 4
Minutes 1959-1960
Box 1, Folder 5
Minutes 1960-1961
Box 1, Folder 6
Minutes 1961-1962
Box 1, Folder 7
Minutes 1962-1963
Box 1, Folder 8
Minutes 1963-1964
Box 1, Folder 9
Minutes 1964-1965
Box 1, Folder 10
Minutes 1965-1966
Box 1, Folder 11
Minutes 1966-1967
Box 1, Folder 12
Minutes 1967-1968
Box 1, Folder 13
Minutes 1968-1969
Box 1, Folder 14
Minutes 1969-1970
Box 1, Folder 15
Minutes 1970-1971
Box 1, Folder 16
Minutes 1971-1972
Box 1, Folder 17
Minutes 1972-1973
Box 2, Folder 1
Minutes 1973-1974
Box 2, Folder 2
Minutes 1974-1975
Box 2, Folder 3
Minutes 1975-1976
Box 2, Folder 4
Minutes 1976-1977
Box 2, Folder 5
Minutes 1977-1978
Box 2, Folder 6
Minutes 1978-1979
Box 2, Folder 7
Minutes 1979-1980
Box 2, Folder 8
Minutes 1980-1981
Box 2, Folder 9
Minutes 1981-1982
Box 2, Folder 10
Minutes 1982-1983
Box 2, Folder 11
Minutes 1983-1984
Box 2, Folder 12
Minutes 1984-1985
Box 2, Folder 13
Minutes 1985-1986
Box 3, Folder 1
Minutes 1986-1987
Box 3, Folder 2
Minutes 1987-1988
Box 3, Folder 3
Minutes 1988-1989
Box 3, Folder 4
Minutes 1989-1990
Box 3, Folder 5
Minutes 1990-1991
Box 3, Folder 6
Minutes 1991-1992
Box 3, Folder 7
Minutes 1992-1993
Box 3, Folder 8
Minutes 1993-1994
Box 3, Folder 9
Minutes 1994-1995
Box 3, Folder 10
Minutes 1995-1996
Box 3, Folder 11
Minutes 1996-1997
Box 3, Folder 12
Minutes 1997-1998
Box 3, Folder 13
Minutes 1998-1999
Box 3, Folder 14
Minutes 1999-2000
Box 3, Folder 15
Minutes 2000-2001
Box 3, Folder 16
Minutes 2001-2002
Half box 12, Folder 1
Minutes 2002-2003
Half box 12, Folder 2
Minutes 2003-2004
Half box 12, Folder 3
Degree Proposals 1951-1977 (Series 03:)
Size: 2.5 linear feet

5 archival storage boxes

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Agricultural Engineering 1957
Box 4, Folder 1
Bacteriology 1960
Box 4, Folder 2
Conservation ca. 1960s
Box 4, Folder 3
Ecology 1970
Box 4, Folder 4
Extension Education 1964
Box 4, Folder 5
Genetics 1952
Box 4, Folder 6
Horticulture 1956-1969
Box 4, Folder 7
Nutrition 1968
Box 4, Folder 8
Physiology 1962
Box 4, Folder 9
Toxicology 1977
Box 4, Folder 10
College of Design
Architecture 1967
Box 4, Folder 11
Landscape Architecture 1967-1968
Box 4, Folder 12
Product Design 1967
Box 5, Folder 1
Urban Design (1) 1967
Box 5, Folder 2
Urban Design (2) 1967
Box 5, Folder 3
College of Education
Adult Education 1965
Box 5, Folder 4
Adult and Occupational Education (1) 1965
Box 5, Folder 5
Adult and Occupational Education (2) 1970
Box 5, Folder 6
Education 1965-1966
Box 5, Folder 7
Mathematics and Science Education 1963-1969
Box 4, Folder 1
Occupation Education 1977
Box 6, Folder 2
Psychology 1965
Box 6, Folder 3
College of Engineering
Civil Engineering 1957
Box 6, Folder 4
Electrical Engineering 1962
Box 6, Folder 5
Engineering Mechanics 1962-1969
Box 6, Folder 6
Industrial Engineering 1966-1967
Box 6, Folder 7
Mechanical Engineering 1959-1966
Box 6, Folder 8
Metallurgical Engineering 1956
Box 6, Folder 9
Nuclear Engineering 1951
Box 6, Folder 10
Operations Research 1968
Box 6, Folder 11
College of Forest Research
Forestry 1952
Box 6, Folder 12
Recreation Resources Administration 1970
Box 7, Folder 1
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Economics 1964-1966
Box 7, Folder 2
English 1966
Box 7, Folder 3
History 1966
Box 7, Folder 4
Politics 1966-1968
Box 7, Folder 5
Sociology 1968
Box 7, Folder 6
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Development Program (1) 1962
Box 7, Folder 7
International Development Program (2) 1962
Box 7, Folder 8
Management Science 1959-1976
Box 7, Folder 9
Marine Sciences 1967
Box 7, Folder 10
Water Resources 1967
Box 7, Folder 11
College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Applied Mathematics 1960
Box 8, Folder 1
Biomathematics 1967
Box 8, Folder 2
Chemistry and Biochemistry 1963
Box 8, Folder 3
Computer Science 1972
Box 8, Folder 4
Computer Studies 1976
Box 8, Folder 5
Mathematics, Teaching 1966
Box 8, Folder 6
College of Textiles
Fiber Science 1965
Box 8, Folder 7
Fiber and Polymer Science 1967
Box 8, Folder 8
Textile Technology 1962
Box 8, Folder 9
Course Action Forms 1968-1978 (Series 04:)
Size: 1 linear foot

2 archival storage boxes

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Animal Science 1968-1976
Box 9, Folder 1
Biological and Agricultural Engineering 1968
Box 9, Folder 2
Botany 1968-1970
Box 9, Folder 3
Botany and Zoology 1969
Box 9, Folder 4
Crop Science 1969
Box 9, Folder 5
Entomology 1968-1977
Box 9, Folder 6
Food Science 1968-1969
Box 9, Folder 7
Genetics 1977
Box 9, Folder 8
Horticultural Science 1970
Box 9, Folder 9
Institute of Biological Sciences 1968-1969
Box 9, Folder 10
Microbiology 1977
Box 9, Folder 11
Physiology 19698
Box 9, Folder 12
Plant Pathology 1968-1977
Box 9, Folder 13
Poultry Science 1969-1977
Box 9, Folder 14
Soil Science 1969
Box 9, Folder 15
Zoology 1970-1977
Box 9, Folder 16
College of Design
Architecture 1969-1977
Box 9, Folder 17
Design, Special 1976-1977
Box 9, Folder 18
Landscape Architecture 1968-1977
Box 9, Folder 19
Product Design 1977
Box 9, Folder 20
College of Education
Adult and Community College Education 1976-1977
Box 9, Folder 21
Agricultural Education 1968
Box 9, Folder 22
Curriculum and Instruction 1976-1977
Box 9, Folder 23
Education 1968-1977
Box 9, Folder 24
Guidance and Personnel Services 1968-1977
Box 9, Folder 25
Industrial and Technical Education 1968
Box 9, Folder 26
Mathematics and Science Education 1970-1977
Box 9, Folder 27
Psychology 1968-1970
Box 9, Folder 28
College of Engineering
Chemical Engineering 1969-1970
Box 10, Folder 1
Civil Engineering 1968-1977
Box 10, Folder 2
Electrical Engineering 1969-1977
Box 10, Folder 3
Engineering Mechanics 1968-1969
Box 10, Folder 4
Industrial Engineering 1968-1977
Box 10, Folder 5
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 1969-1977
Box 10, Folder 6
Nuclear Engineering 1977
Box 10, Folder 7
Operations Research 1968-1977
Box 10, Folder 8
College of Forest Resources
Forestry 1969
Box 10, Folder 9
Recreation Resource Administration 1970
Box 10, Folder 10
Wood and Paper Science 1969
Box 10, Folder 11
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Economics 1968-1976
Box 10, Folder 12
English 1969
Box 10, Folder 13
History 1969-1977
Box 10, Folder 14
Politics 1968-1977
Box 10, Folder 15
Sociology and Anthropology 1968-1970
Box 10, Folder 16
Interdisciplinary Studies
Marine Sciences 1970
Box 10, Folder 17
College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Computer Science 1968-1976
Box 10, Folder 18
Experimental Statistics 1969
Box 10, Folder 19
Geosciences 1969-1977
Box 10, Folder 20
Mathematics 1969
Box 10, Folder 21
Physics 1968-1977
Box 10, Folder 22
Statistics 1977
Box 10, Folder 23
College of Textiles
Textile Chemistry 1968-1969
Box 10, Folder 24
Textile Technology 1969
Box 10, Folder 25
Unprocessed Materials 2004-2006 (Series 99:)
Size: 0.25 linear feet

Contained here are materials transferred to the University Archives since this subgroup was processed in 2002.

1 half box

Administrative Board, Meeting Minutes 2004-2006
Half box 11

Access to the collection

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Mailing address:
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Graduate School Administrative Board Records, UA 115.003, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.