The Academic Senate deals with all matters of academic and professional concerns not limited by law.

The Senate assumes primary responsibility for making recommendations to the Administration and Board of Trustees in the areas of

  • Curriculum 
  • Degree and Certificate requirements 
  • Grading policies 
  • Standards or policies regarding student preparation and success 
  • Policies for faculty professional development activities. 


Caroline Dawson
(209) 384-6358