Curriculum & Programs Committee

  1. Review and monitor all courses and programs developed by Austin Community College.
  2. Reviews and monitors all courses and programs offered by Austin Community College to ensure compliance with rules, policies, procedures and requirements of all regulatory bodies.
  3. Reviews requests and make appropriate recommendations regarding:
    1. New courses, programs, certificates and/or degrees.
    2. Modifications to existing courses, programs, certificates and/or degrees.
    3. ACCTech agreement courses, programs, certificates and/or degrees.
    4. Articulation agreements, courses, programs and/or degrees.
    5. Deletions of courses, programs, certificates and/or degrees.
  4. Serve as a resource for the development, implementation and evaluation of courses, programs, certificates and degrees offered by Austin Community College:
    1. Consultation
    2. Referrals to appropriate resources.

Recommendations: Forwarded to the Academic and Student Affairs Council.

FY19 Meetings: Meetings will be held at HBC, Room 201, Fridays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted, on the following dates: September 21, October 19, November 16, January 18, February 15, March 29, April 19, and June 21 (tentative).

Proposal packages are due to Offices of Curriculum Development/HBC two weeks (10 working days) prior to the actual meeting date.

Meeting agendas and minutes. 

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CoChairs: AVP, Transfer Programs, Dr. Gaye Lynn Scott; AVP Workforce Education, Dr. Gretchen Riehl
Assistants: Rhonda Little and Tammy Chalermpued


PositionNameAppointed byCampusPhoneEmail
VP, InstructionMike
Executive Dean, Continuing EducationHector
Executive Director, School RelationsShasta
Director, Distance LearningErasmus
Asst. Dean, Academic Assessment Ron Johns PositionRVS3-6002
Representatives of Job Functions or College Offices 
(1-year terms)
Dean, WorkforceBrandon WhatleyVP,
Dean, WorkforceLorlie EllisVP,
Dean, AcademicSamuel Echevarria-CruzVP,
Dean, AcademicMatthew DaudeVP,
Library ServicesJonathan BucksteadDean, Library
Student ServicesJorge LynchDean, Student
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Full-Time Faculty SenateJames FriedrichsenAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenatePatricia CollierAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateJack O'GradyAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateKelly StockstadAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateMichael MillerAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateCathy AngellAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateRegina SwearenginAssociation
Full-Time Faculty SenateMary KohlsAssociation
Adjunct Faculty AssociationValerie FultonAssociation
Adjunct Faculty AssociationJill Bosche/
Shih-Ting Lee
Association Pres.DSP/
Professional/Technical AssociationTomi WelchAssociation
Classified AssociationMarie FofiAssociation
Student Government AssociationAlejandro OliverosAssociation Pres.N/ATBATBA
Non-Voting Members
(serve by virtue of the position held)
Associate Vice President, Academic TransferGaye Lynn
Associate Vice President, Workforce EducationGretchen
Executive Director, Admissions & RecordsLinda
Executive Director, Student Assistance & Veterans AffairsTeresita
Associate Director, Financial Aid and ComplianceJason Briseñ
Coordinator, Environmental Health Risk & InsuranceRobert
Officer, Accreditation, Office of Accreditation & ComplianceMisty