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Academic Services

Academic Services

Academic Services

The Academic Services Organization is responsible for the instructional programs, instructional support services, and faculty/student support necessary to serve the college, its students and community through quality academic offerings. Academic Services comprises the Office of Academic Services and four divisions: Mathematics, Science, Engineering and Public Safety, Arts and Communication; Business, Computing, Applied Technology and Social Sciences; and Physical Education, Health, Wellness and Athletics.

Academic Services Mission

The Academic Services Team is responsible for the management of college resources as they pertain to the instructional mission of the institution. The Academic Services team collaboratively leads the future of instruction and provides the synergy for quality college programs, degrees, certificates and academic institutional goals.

Academic Services Vision

The Academic Services team will work today to empower the future of Las Positas College, its students and its community. While our mission is to maintain excellence in all instructional programs, our vision provides for future academic planning through the strengths, skills and professionalism of our individual team leaders and the foundational support of the team leadership.

Academic Services Leadership Tenets

Academic Services Priorities:

The Academic Services Team has set forth the following objectives as its priorities for the coming year:

  1. Provide effective communication among the Division Offices and the Office of Academic Services and Las Positas College as a whole about its academic programs as they relate to student needs, curriculum, policies and procedures, and budgets.
  2. In collaboration with faculty and the Academic Services Office, produce a comprehensive Schedule of Classes and College Catalog that meet the diverse and dynamic needs of our students.
  3. Inspire a culture of evidence and ongoing learning for faculty through meaningful opportunities for professional development.

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Academic Services

The Academic Services Organization is responsible for the instructional programs, instructional support services, and faculty/student support necessary to serve the college, its students and community through quality academic offerings. Academic Services comprises the Office of Academic Services and three divisions: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Public Safety (STEMPS); Arts, Letters, and Social Science (ALSS), Behavioral Science, Business, and Athletics (BSBA).

Academic Services Mission

The Academic Services Team is responsible for the management of college resources as they pertain to the instructional mission of the institution. The Academic Services team collaboratively leads the future of instruction and provides the synergy for quality college programs, degrees, certificates and academic institutional goals.

Academic Services Vision

The Academic Services team will strive to empower the future of Las Positas College, its students, and its community. While our mission is to maintain excellence in all instructional programs, our vision is to be the premier community college through academic planning using the strengths, skills, and professionalism of our individual team members and the foundational support of the team as a whole.

Academic Services Leadership Tenets

Office of the Vice President Academic Services

Don D. Miller, Ph.D.
Interim VP
925.424.1103

Carolyn Y. Scott
Executive Assistant
925.424.1104

Andrea Migliaccio
Curriculum & Scheduling Specialist
925.424.1108

Madeline Wiest
Curriculum & SLO Specialist
925.424.1106