|(a) This subchapter applies to an institution that
seeks to offer one or more Credit Courses as defined in §2.202(1)
of this subchapter via distance education.
(b) This subchapter does not apply to an institution
that seeks to offer non-credit courses, including non-credit continuing
education, via distance education. An institution offering only non-credit
course(s) via distance education is not required to obtain approval
under this subchapter regardless whether the course is otherwise eligible
(c) This subchapter applies only to determination of
whether an institution is authorized to offer course(s) via distance
education and does not govern the course eligibility for funding.
The agency shall determine whether a course is eligible for funding
based on the applicable statutes and rules in the Texas Administrative