Policy 4.1.3 - Curriculum Development

The President and/or his/her designee shall determine the courses and programs of instruction needed to meet the educational needs of the people in the College’s service area and shall determine the effectiveness and efficiency of the programs and services in meeting these needs.

All new programs offered by the College must be approved by the Board of Trustees, the North Carolina Community College System Office, the State Board of Community Colleges and SACSCOC where appropriate. All approved programs and courses should be contained in the College’s Catalog. Any programs’ continued operation is dependent upon adequate state funds and sufficient enrollment in the program.

The President shall develop procedures for the implementation of this Policy.

Adopted: September 9, 2019