Use the following Frequently Asked Questions to find out more about Longwood’s curriculum development process.
Q: Why do we have a curriculum development process?
Q: Where does the curriculum process start?
A: The curriculum process starts at the departmental level with faculty members.
Q: Who has final approval for the curriculum process?
A: Faculty Senate has final approval for the curriculum. New degree programs must also be approved by administration, the Board of Visitors, and SCHEV.
Q: Why are there so many acronyms? What do they stand for?
SCHEV — State Council of Higher Education of Virginia
SACS-COC — Southern Association of Colleges and Schools — Commission on Colleges
EPC – Educational Policy Committee