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3.6
APPROVING, REVISING OR PHASING
OUT INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS
ADOPT: JULY 9, 1996
REVIEWED: MAY 8, 2001
ED CODE: 78015-16
TITLE 5: 51022


Santa Rosa Junior College recognizes that the curriculum must be responsive to the needs of the students and community. As those needs change, the content and organization of the educational programs must undergo regular review for appropriateness and efficiency including both qualitative and quantitative measures.

There are regulatory requirements for the review of vocational or occupational programs, as outlined below. In addition, the College's own procedures for adding, revising or phasing out programs, along with the existing curriculum review process, serve an integral role in ensuring a responsive, quality educational programs at Santa Rosa Junior College.

SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR VOCATIONAL OR OCCUPATIONAL PROGRAMS

  1. With reference to the establishing of a new vocational or occupational training program, the Board of Trustees shall adhere to the requirements of California Education Code, Section 78015, including the following:

  2. Per California Education Code, Section 78015, every vocational or occupational training program shall be reviewed every two years by the Board to ensure that each program, as demonstrated by the California Occupational Information System, including the State-Local Cooperative Labor Market Information Program established in Section 10533 of the Unemployment Insurance Code, or if this program is not available in the labor market area, other available sources of labor market information, does all of the following:

    The review process shall include the review and comments by the local Private Industry Council. A written summary of the findings of each review shall be made available to the public.

    Any program that does not meet these requirements and the standards promulgated by the governing board shall be terminated within one year.


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