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Massachusetts Chapter 74 Application Timeline

SY 2020-2021 Information on Chapter 74 New Program Approval Process and Webinars

SY 2020-2021 Chapter 74 New Program Approval Process

Application ComponentDate Due
Intent to Apply (required prior to Part A submission)5:00 pm, 10/5/2020
Preliminary (Part A)5:00 pm, 11/20/2020
Concluding (Part B)5:00 pm, 3/12/2021
Final Decisions (except where facility and/or licensure does not permit)6/30/2021
Final Decisions (All other)11/1/2021

Application Forms

(all applications must be submitted online)

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Submission Portal (Intent, Part A, and Part B)
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Intent to Apply — for reference only
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Preliminary (Part A) Application — for reference only
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Concluding (Part B) Application — for reference only

Guidelines and Additional Forms

Intent to Apply

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Pathway Mapping Tool
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View your region's blueprint

Preliminary (Part A)

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Guidelines for demonstrating student and labor market demand for the program
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Total Hours of Instruction worksheet
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Program Advisory Committee for VTE Form
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Pathway Mapping Tool
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General Assurances Signature Form
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View your region's blueprint
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Ch74 Regional Consultation Guidance and Evidence of Consultation

Concluding (Part B)

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State and Federal Board and Agency Approvals
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Onsite Comment Form for PAC
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Letter to PAC re: Onsite Visit
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Program Advisory Committee for VTE Form
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NIOSH Checklists
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Safety and Health Plan
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Curriculum Mapping Grid
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Integration of Academic and Technical Instruction
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Program-Specific Guidance and Placement
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Exploratory Hours Calculation Worksheet
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Co-op Assurances Signature Form
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Offsite projects Assurances Signature Form
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Reviewing Curriculum and Instruction for Bias and Stereotyping
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Vocational Licensure Waivers

Webinars

(click on dates for registration link)

Application ComponentWebinar DatesWebinar Times
Preliminary (Part A) October 14 & 15, 2020 1:00–2:00 pm (10/14)
11:00–12:00 am (10/15)
Program Advisory Committee October 20 & 22, 2020 1:00–2:00 pm (10/20)
11:00–12:00 am (10/22)
Data Use October 27 & 29, 2020 1:00–2:00 pm (10/27)
11:00–12:00 am (10/29)
Concluding (Part B) January 19 & 21, 2021 1:00–2:00 pm (1/19)
11:00–12:00 am (1/21)
Safety and Health Plans January 26 & 28, 2021 1:00–2:00 pm (1/26)
11:00–12:00 am (1/28)
 
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