Your source for curricular changes

The Office of the Course and Program Development (CPD) facilitates curricular changes from academic departments through the input system to final action by the Provost. Our office is located in 228 Rackham Hall, Ypsilanti, MI 48197.

If you have questions about CPD, please contact Rhonda Longworth , Director of Course and Program Development, via email at, by phone at 734.487.5849 or by fax at 734.487.8514.

Official Approval Process - Updated January 2012

Process, Policies and Deadlines


This website is a repository for existing proposals broken down by month, year and College.

This document allows the status of existing proposals to be easily tracked.

Course & Program Development Documents & Forms

Course & Program Development Handbook (PDF)

College Response Form (PDF) (Word)

New Program Proposal (PDF) (Word)

Program Revision Proposal (PDF) (Word)

Program Phaseout Proposal (PDF) (Word)

New Course Proposal (PDF) (Word)

Course Revision Proposal (PDF) (Word)

Course Deletion Proposal (PDF) (Word)

General Education Course Inclusion Form (PDF) (Word)

Undergraduate Certificate Proposal (PDF) (Word)

Graduate Certificate Proposal (PDF) (Word)

400-Level Courses for Graduate Credit Approval Request (PDF) (Word)

Course & Program Development Proposals - No Longer Active

This link will take you to the electronic reserves course page for Course and Program Development. Course and program proposals are posted by distribution date. A list of approved proposals, organized by College, is also posted.