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NORFOLK (AP) The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is set to meet in Norfolk to discuss the statewide strategic plan for higher education and consider new degree programs.

The council will to hold its regular business meeting Tuesday at Old Dominion University.

Officials are set to hear a presentation regarding the textbook-free degree program at Tidewater Community College and Old Dominion University's plan to begin a Master of Science degree program in Athletic Training.

It also will consider a proposal from George Mason University for a master's degree program in computer game design.

Longwood University is seeking program approval for a education master's degree program in librarianship.

Click here to read details of the proposals to be reviewed during the meeting.

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