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Academic Policies and Procedures
Faculty Proficiency in Oral and Written English
To establish proficiency in oral and written English as criteria for the employment of faculty.
Revision Responsibility: President
Responsible Executive Office: President
Created: July 30, 2009
I. All faculty will have the ability to communicate effectively in English as indicated by the following minimum standards:
A. An ability to speak and write English clearly;
B. An ability to understand spoken and written English; and
C. An ability to communicate effectively in an academic environment.
II. Platt College does not discriminate on the basis of race or national origin; therefore, this policy will be implemented in such a way as to evaluate proficiency without arbitrarily disqualifying applicants of any ethnic background or nationality.