New Course Proposal
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All new course proposals (except experimental courses) must be submitted to the committee before April 30 of the academic year. Pending approval by the provost, the new course will become available in the fall of the following academic year or later as specified in the proposal.
A syllabus must be submitted with each new course proposal.
All proposals must have all the required signatures before submitting the proposal to the curriculum committee.
Experimental courses do not need to be presented before the curriculum committee. The original signed paper copy of the forms may be submitted directly to the Registrar. Be sure the forms have all required signatures before submitting. Experimental course proposals do not need the curriculum committee chair or the Provost's signature before submission to the Registrar. Please submit an electronic copy of the experimental course proposal to the committee for our records.
Requirements and guidelines links at SUNY.edu
Guide to Academic Program Planning and associated new academic program planning forms.
Policy and Guidance: State University General Education Requirement
Guidelines for approval of Gen Ed courses
SUNY General Education Requirement (SUNY-GER)
General FAQs about programs, including Academic minors
Trustees Resolution 2010-006 requiring a minimum of 30 credits of Gen. Ed. for Bachelors programs