(1) Changes to the general education requirements and the general education program follow the same process as any curriculum change. Final approval requires a majority vote of the faculty senate.
(2) Provost/Vice President for Academic and Student Life presents new minors, specializations, and certificates as informational items to the board of trustees.
(3) Interdisciplinary programs may initiate course/program changes in collaboration with the appropriate departments. The dean or designee and if applicable, the college curriculum committee reviews curriculum proposals before they are submitted to the FSCC for review and, if applicable, final approval by the faculty senate.
[Responsibility: Faculty Senate; Authority: Katherine Frank, Provost/VP for Academic & Student Life; Reviewed/Endorsed by Provost’s Council 08/09/2016: Cabinet/UPAC; Review/Effective Date: 06/04/2014; 10/26/16; Approved by: James L. Gaudino, President]