Curriculum Committee

As set forth in Governance at SUNY Cobleskill, the Curriculum Committee reviews the educational objectives of the College and the philosophy underlying its academic programs. The committee is concerned with the overall development of existing and future curricula in respect to their fulfilling the objectives of the College and meeting the needs of both its students and society. It considers all proposals that would result in the substantive revision of a curriculum, specifically with respect to programs, courses or certificates, and makes recommendations concerning the above to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs.



Committee membership


Peter Barvoets (Chair)
(Library representation needed starting fall 2014)

Kevin Berner
Fisheries, Wildlife and Environmental Studies

Salvador Rivera (spring 2014)
Liberal Studies
(Department representation needed starting fall 2014)

Early Childhood and Psychology
(Department representation needed starting Fall 2014)

James Klino
Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Dayton Maxwell
Agriculture and Food Management

Karl Schwarzenegger
Business and Information Technology

Cynthia Shelley
Animal and Plant Science

George Wilkinson
Agriculture Engineering Technology

Dr. Susan Zimmerman
Provost (ex-officio, non-voting)



Forms and Guidelines



Below are links to course and program forms which are current as of Fall 2013. Information, guidelines and links to official SUNY documents are also available.



New Course Proposal


Course/Curriculum Revisions and New Academic Minors


New Program Proposal