18 Feb Imagine that the president of Grand City Universit
Imagine that the president of Grand City University is considering recommendation of a competency-based learning program. A committee including faculty members and administrators has done extensive research and conducted a pilot program about implementing competency-based courses for several of the health science programs. These new programs would cover post-baccalaureate coursework that are prerequisite content for admission to graduate programs, including nursing and pharmacy. The president needs to make a decision about whether to approach the legislature for funds for this program and has asked you to prepare a paper examining the issue.To prepare: Research colleges or universities that have adopted one or more competency-based programs. Research that institution’s mission. Consider how the competency-based program supports the institution’s mission.To complete:Write a 3- to 4-page paper in which you do the following: Identify the university that has adopted a competency-based program. Analyze the institution’s mission and whether or not it supports competency-based learning. Considering Grand City University:o Make a case for or against the competency-based model at Grand City University.o Explain to legislators the benefits or the possible drawbacks.o Identify 23 differences in costs for competency-based learning compared to a traditional course.