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Welcome to the Homestead Campus Academic and Student Support Council.  This council is dedicated to providing a forum for the discussion of:  curriculum & instruction, student support and other academic matters.

It also provides an opportunity for faculty, administrators, staff and student to work together to better the institution.  The Homestead CASSC holds a meeting once a month on the 4th Tuesday of each month (except for July, August & December).

Our Responsibilities

The CASSC is charged with the following responsibilities:

  1. Formulate and monitor a comprehensive plan for the on-going evaluation of the academic and student services functions of the College, which will assist in the institutional effectiveness and commitment of MDC.
  2. Develop and review policies and procedures related to academic issues, including: graduation requirements, assessment requirements, grading policies, and special course fees.
  3. Develop and review policies and procedures related to services, including:  admissions, registration, financial planning, job placement, student retention, College-wide student aid, advisement, and career planning.
  4. Formulate plans and ensure coordinated development of new academic, transfer and occupational/vocational programs, both credit and non-credit.
  5. Review and recommend for approval all proposed curriculum changes, including new courses, new degree and certificate programs, and revisions to existing programs.
  6. Review and recommend for approval all changes in the Student Flow process, including the transition to information technology systems.
  7. Review and recommend policies and procedures in compliance with legislative rules.
  8. Undertake other responsibilities as assigned by the College Executive Committee.
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