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Area 6 (SACS Report 2009-2010)

SACS Fifth-Year Interim Report

Area 6: For each major in a degree program, the institution assigns responsibility for program coordination, as well as for curriculum development and review, to persons academically qualified in the field. In those degree programs for which the institution does not identify a major, this requirement applies to a curricular area or concentration. (Comprehensive Standard 3.4.11)

Judgment of Compliance

In Compliance

Narrative

The University of West Georgia Academic Officers assign responsibility for program coordination and curriculum development to persons academically qualified in the field. Each degree program and curricular area (defined as a minor or certificate in which a degree is not granted) is assigned a director who fills this role. The qualifications of each Program Director and the degree or area for which they have stewardship are listed in the table linked below. Additionally, the University of West Georgia University Faculty Senate includes committees related to program curriculum development and review. These committees are titled the Undergraduate Academic Programs Committee (with a subcommittee titled the General Education Committee), and the Committee on Graduate Studies. Information on each of these committees is provided below.

Supporting Documents

List of UWG Degree Programs
Roster of Program Directors and Qualifications
Undergraduate Academic Programs Committee
Committee on Graduate Studies