Curriculum and Degree Requirements Committee

Curriculum and Degree Requirements Committee (CDRC)

Mission: To review all credit curriculum proposals for approval; advise the Office of Instruction about other curricular matters. Reports to: Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs.

Facilitator: Office of Curriculum and Scheduling 

Membership: Rotating faculty membership, appointed by the Academic and Student Affairs to represent stakeholders in the curriculum development process. Represented groups include faculty from transfer programs, including mathematics and English, professional/technical programs, counseling, the library, student records, and instructional managers. 

When Members Are Selected: Fall term each year 

Length of Membership: Three years 

Roles/Duties of Committee Members: Read and critically review all curriculum proposals; advise faculty on their proposals; participate in committee decisions, recommend curricular changes, recommend for approval by Academic and Student Affairs, and serve on subcommittees for special projects. 

Meeting Times:  3:15-4:45 p.m. on  Tuesdays. View a list of meeting dates, location, and deadlines.

Membership List:

Name Department Extension
Thomas Blickle Faculty, Health Professions 5756
Jeff Borrowdale Faculty, Social Science 5434
Melanie Brown Curriculum and Scheduling, IRAP 5362
Dawn DeWolf VP, Office of Academic and Student Affairs 5315
Jennifer Ferro Library 5825
Jennifer Frei Executive Dean for the School of Arts and Sciences 5306
Neal Gallagher Faculty, Flight Technology
Jeff Harrison Faculty, Language, Literature and Communication 5145
Deidre Lyons Advisor, Counseling and Advising 3244
Gerry Meenaghan Faculty, Co-operative Education 5883
Rosa Lopez Career Pathways Coordinator, ABSE 4726
Phil Moore Faculty, Mathematics 5793
Brian Nichols Faculty, Science 5470
Casandra Rhay Financial Aid Advisor, Enrollment & Student Financial Services 5641
Tammy Salman Faculty, IRAP 5580
Gayle Smith Faculty, Mathematics 5398
Craig Taylor Director, IRAP 5364
Paul Wilkins Faculty, Computer Information Technology 5826