Curriculum Council


The Curriculum Council shall review and recommend changes in the curriculum. More specifically,the council shall:

  • Review all proposals for curriculum program and degree changes;
  • Review proposed changes in the requirements for graduation; and
  • Develop the means for evaluating the educational effectiveness of the curriculum.


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


One-year and three-year


Elected by membership.

Members [updated Spring 2019] Expiration of Term
Dr. Galen Privett, Education

Dr. Kennard Laviers, Computer Science and Mathematics

Dr. Ian Peddie, Languages and Literature

Dr. Rosemary Briseno, Languages and Literature

Dr. Jennifer Miller, Education

Vacant, Student Representative

Vacant, Student Representative








Quick Links and Documents

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
December 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
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