Instructions for Proposing Curricular Changes

Anyone interested in proposing changes to the curriculum (course-related and programmatic) or academic regulations must fill out the appropriate forms, provide the necessary documentation, and submit to the committee chair to be reviewed by the full committee. See the calendar above for relevant deadlines. Forms must have all of the appropriate signatures by the meeting during which proposed changes are discussed. Information provided on forms must comply with the relevant catalog regulations. Click on the links below for forms and instructions:

All documents are in Microsoft Word format unless noted otherwise.

General Type of
Curricular Change

Specific Change to Undergraduate Curriculum

Specific Change to Graduate Curriculum Instructions
Course

Create a new course

Checklist for Undergrad "Create New Course" form

Modify or delete existing
course

Checklist for Undergrad "Modify or Delete Course" form

Create a 1-time only course

Create a new course 

Checklist for Grad "Create New Course" form

Modify or delete existing 
course

Checklist for Grad "Modify or Delete" form

Create a 1-time only course

Directions for filling out forms

University policy on course changes

USC Upstate CIP Codes

NCES CIP Codes

Degree major codes

Program

Create a new program

Checklist for Undergrad "Create New Program" form

Modify or delete an existing
program

Checklist for Undergrad "Modify or Delete Existing Program" form

Create a new Minor (Word)

Create a new program

Checklist for Grad "Create a New Program" form

Modify or delete existing
program

Checklist for Grad "Modify or Delete Program" form

Upstate Guide to Program Development and Approval 

Directions for filling out forms

Steps for Approval of New Programs 

CHE Policies and Procedures 

USC Upstate Program CIP Codes  

Degree Major Codes

Certificate

Create a new certificate 

Checklist for Undergrad "Create a New Certificate" form

 Modify or delete existing
certificate (Word)

Create a new certificate (Word)

Checklist for Grad "Create a New Certificate" form

Modify or delete existing
certificate (Word)

Instructions for Creating Undergraduate Certificate
Academic Regulation

Create a new academic
regulation (Word)

Modify or delete an existing
academic regulation

 

Create a new academic
regulation (Word)

Modify or delete an existing
academic regulation