Academic Program Approval Process

Required Documentation

Required Approvals Matrix

To help departments and policy groups navigate the administrative approval process for new academic programs, a matrix of step by step requriments has been developed. This matrix has been approved by the Academic Leadership Council.

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Required Documentation

The basic framework for all proposals is the Criteria Checklist format required by ICHE.  This tables explains which elements are required for each type of proposal.

Table of required documentation for program proposals.

+proposals for new degrees should be in two forms. One should be approximately 10 pages, with no attachments. The other can add attachments (that are briefly described in the 10 page document)

*description/list of letters within document, attachments for actual letters

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