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New Graduate Certificate Program

Approval Process Overview

A proposal for a new graduate certificate is initiated by the submission of the New Graduate Certificate form. The steps for certificate approval are described in the flow chart below. 

If you have questions regarding the review process, please contact Lori Griffin (

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Approval Process for New Graduate Certificate Programs.

After Certificate Approval

  1. Create a PASLA
    • After finalapproval is received, the submitting program faculty will complete a New Academic Program Submission form. Completed forms should be sent to Lori Griffin (ML 0097) to obtain the required signatures.
    • The form will then be submitted to the Registrar's Office for creation of a PASLA for the new certificate program.
  2. Create the Certificate (M-1) in eCurriculum
    • Once a PASLA is created by the Registrars Office, the faculty can develop a M-1 in eCurriculum