Curriculum Committee

The Curriculum Committee is charged with the responsibility and authority to:

  • define and revise the structure and content of the undergraduate medical curriculum including both preclinical. courses and clerkships and the goals, objectives, and assessments.
  • approve the creating or removal of courses from the educational program.
  • formulate and recommend policies regarding the educational program.
  • define and revise structure and content of any joint degree programs and the goals, objectives, and assessments.
  • approve proposed graduate programs subject to University policy and procedures.
  • conduct regular reviews or courses, clerkships, and the curriculum as a whole.
  • evaluate and/or analyze data about course or clerkship syllabi and teaching materials, student evaluations of a course or clerkship, and overall student performance in a course or clerkship.
  • approve annual course/clerkship reports.
  • approve major changes to the structure of the curriculum.
  • approve major changes to the grading system for the assessment of student performance.
Meetings are held monthly.

The committee forms subcommittees as required to address curricular needs.