Curriculum Council





Responsibilities: The Curriculum Council shall review and recommend changes in the curriculum. More specifically,the council shall (a) review all proposals for curriculum program and degree changes, (b) review proposed changes in the requirements for graduation and (c) develop the means for evaluating the educational effectiveness of the curriculum.

Membership: Five faculty elected by Faculty Assembly, two students designated by the Student Government Association, and a representative of the Title V program.

Term: One-year and three-year

Chair: Elected by membership

Members Expiration of Term
Dr. Galen Privett, Education 9/30/2019
Dr. Kennard Laviers, Computer Science and Mathematics 9/30/2019
Dr. Ian Peddie, Languages and Literature 9/30/2020
Dr. Rosemary Briseno, Languages and Literature 9/30/2020
Dr. Jennifer Miller, Education 9/30/2021
Vacant, Student Representative  9/30/2018
Vacant, Student Representative 9/30/2018

The following schedule for submission of Curriculum Change Requests intended for implementation for the Fall Semester of 2018

September 5

Faculty member to Department Chair

September 18

Department Chair to Dean

September 25

Dean to Curriculum Council Chair

October 1 - October 31

Curriculum Council Review

November 7

Curriculum Council Report to Faculty Assembly

November 17

Curriculum Council Approved Documents to Provost


Provost to President

February 2018

President to Texas State University System Board of Regents

March 2018

Approved Forms to Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

After THECB Approval

Registrar implements into Banner

Fall 2018

Curriculum Changes Effective

Web pages updated upon THECB approval

Individual Department web page editor

Please use the current form for Curriculum Change Requests, which is but a click away at the top of the Curriculum Council webpage.