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 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 catalogue regulations. Click on the links below for forms and instructions:

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General Type of
Curricular Change

Specific Change to Undergraduate Curriculum

Specific Change to Graduate Curriculum Instructions
Course

Create a new course

Modify or delete existing
course

Create a 1-time only course

Create a new course 

Modify or delete existing 
course

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

Modify or delete an existing
program

Create a new Minor (Word)

Create a new program

Modify or delete existing
program

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

Modify or delete existing
certificate (Word)

Create a new certificate (Word)

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