Academic Program Proposals

Important Notice

  1. We are currently implementing Curriculog, a paperless curriculum management, for all curriculum proposals. 

  2. We have a planned Go-Live-Date in August 2018. 

  3. We encourage everyone to wait to submit proposals for the 2019/20 Academic Year until we go live with Curriculog. 

For questions, please call x3332 or email Sarah Schraeder.


The Office of Academic Programs welcomes the opportunity to work with deans and department chairs to support faculty efforts in developing new degree programs. 

  New Degree programs

 New Academic Certificates

 New options, concentrations, and minors

 UEE Special Session Programs

​For further assistance with academic programs, the following resource is published yearly by the Chancellor's Office.  The document includes a compilation of pertinent laws, statutes, policies, and descriptions of processes used by the Chancellor’s Office relating to academic programs.

2017-18 Program Planning Resource Guide

More information about other types of degree program proposals, such as joint-doctoral programs, or other program development information can be found on the Chancellor's Office website


Academic Programs | Overview


Definition of Academic Programs: A program of study which leads to a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctorate degree or minors, concentrations, emphases, options, and certificates for academic credit.


Degree Types (10)


  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
  • Bachelor of Music (BM)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
  • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Master of Science (MS)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)

Degree Programs (59)


  • 43 undergraduate programs
  • 15 master's programs 
  • 1 doctoral program

Bachelor of Art (28)

  • Anthropology
  • Art
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Child Development
  • Cognitive Studies
  • Communication Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Economics
  • English
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Geography
  • History
  • Kinesiology
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Major
  • Theatre Arts

Bachelor of Science (12)

  • Agriculture
  • Applied Leadership
  • Biological Sciences
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Health Science
  • Mathematics
  • Nursing
  • Physics
  • Special Major

Bachelor of Fine Art (1)

  • Art

Bachelor of Music (1)

  • Music

Master of Art (6)

  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • English
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Psychology

Master in Business Administration (1)

  • Business Adminstration

Master in Public Administration (1)

  • Public Administration

Master of Science (6)

  • Ecology and Sustainability
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Marine Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Psychology

Master of Social Work (1)

  • Social Work

Doctorate in Education (1)

  • Educational Leadership

Subprograms (100+)


  • Concentrations
  • Tracks
  • Emphases
  • Minors

For a list of subprograms, visit the Academic Catalog.


Credential Programs (7)


  • Administrative Services Credential (ASC): Preliminary and Intern
  • Education Specialist: Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Education Specialist: Moderate/Severe Disabilities
  • Multiple Subject Credential (MSCP)
  • Reading/Language Arts Specialist Credential
  • Single Subject Credential (SSCP)
  • Pupil Personnel Services Credential