According to the resolution passed by the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York on June 27, 2011, the University Office of Academic Affairs (OAA), working with the colleges, “will facilitate the expeditious review and approval of all courses proposed for the Common Core with the assistance of a CUNY-wide committee, appointed […]
This initiative will increase the quality of education for CUNY undergraduates, propelling more of them to advanced studies.
An update from Executive Vice Chancellor Alexandra W. Logue
STEM variant and College Option policy updates.
One year after the Board of Trustees approved the resolution that established the Pathways initiative, Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost Alexandra W. Logue summarizes the project’s history and progress.
“There has been some confusion about policies regarding waivers for STEM courses in the Pathways Common Core, and there has also been some inconsistency in the policies themselves, as has been pointed out by representatives from several colleges. This memo clarifies these policies.”
Information on four committees created to determine the first three to six courses that lead into the majors in economics, engineering, political science, and sociology.
A letter from Executive Vice Chancellor Logue providing policy statements to guide Pathways implementation procedures.
Information about the Pathways project.
This message clarifies several matters concerning science and Pathways. Included are a description of an important waiver opportunity plus information about a number of matters that have been repeatedly misunderstood in public discussions.