Curriculum Guidelines and Forms

Curriculum Guidelines and Forms

Curriculum Guidelines and Forms for the Office of Graduate Studies

Curriculum proposals for consideration by the Committee on Graduate Studies should be drafted using the templates below. Following approval by the program, Program Directors should submit proposals via email to the Associate Dean for Graduate studies at

Please name files according to program or course name, action type, and semester. A new course proposal for CRJ 799 submitted in spring 2016, for example, would be named "CRJ 799 new course S16."

We welcome any questions you might have at

Templates for Common Curricular Actions



Model Syllabus



Before undertaking a proposal for a new degree program, please consult with the Office of Graduate Studies.


Program Review


Faculty Development and Assistance