Academic Standards, Policies, & Procedures

Membership - Voting

Whenever possible, one full-time faculty member from each department and one counselor/librarian.

Advisory

Director of Counseling and Support Services

Functions

  • To develop, review, and advise on academic policies, procedures and standards.

  • To study and recommend methods of evaluation for hiring, retention, and promotion of faculty members and administrators.

  • To evaluate, review and assist in college publications (faculty handbook, college catalog, student handbook, faculty adviser's handbook) for accuracy and consistency in statements of college policy.

  • To concern itself with all questions pertaining to high academic standards and establishing criteria for grading standards, criteria for admission, evaluation of transfer credit, awarding of honors and academic probation.

  • To act as a review board for student academic appeals and students requesting review of academic status, modification of graduation requirements, readmission, and reevaluation of transfer of credit. Recommendations of action on these requests will be forwarded to the Deans.

  • To reevaluate the grading system.

  • To recommend new policies concerning the above stated responsibilities.

Reports

This committee shall report to the FAEC, the Chief Academic Officer, and the Dean of Instruction.

2016-2017 Charges

2017-2018 Charges

2018-2019 Charges

2019-2020 Charges

Committee Membership

2019 - 2020

Department Name Term Expires

Professional Studies

John Heenan

CHAIR

5/2022 (2nd term)

Arts/Humanities

Cheryl Knowles-Harrigan

Richard Gibbons 

5/2020 (2nd term)

5/2022

Counselor Michael Forest 5/2021 (2nd term)

ESL

English

Susan DePhilippis

Regina VanEpps

5/2020

5/2021 (2nd term)

ISAS

Svetlana Marzelli

 

5/2020 (2nd Term)

 

Science

Kenneth Cabrale

5/2022 

Math

Neera Desai

5/2021 (2nd term)

 ACA

Vincent Tedeschi

5/2022 (2nd term)

 

Social Science

Barbara Warner

 

5/2021

 

Nursing /Allied Health

Joanna Johns

5/2021

ADVISORY

  • Paula Davis - Dean, Student Affairs & Enrol. Mgmt.
  • Mike Sargente - Program Coordinator, LAC
  • Anita Polanco - Asst. Director of EOF