Proposing a Course Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is there a template or format for proposing a new Tier I or Tier II course?

The UAccess - Course Management System (CMS) request form serves as a template, and it includes a Gen Ed tab with questions aligned with Gen Ed criteria.  There is also a place to attach a class syllabus to the CMS form.

2. When is the deadline to submit a proposal for the following semester?

The deadlines for new courses and course changes have been set by the Office of the Registrar and can be accessed here. Please submit your General Education proposal 6-8 weeks in advance to allow time for the review process.

3. Who can teach University-Wide General Education Courses?

See the Policy regarding who can teach general education courses here.