New Graduate Track or Concentration

Approval Process Overview

A proposal for a new track or concentration within an existing degree program is initiated by the submission of the New Track or Concentration form. The steps for approval are described in the flow chart below.

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

Flow chart: approval process for new track or concentration.

After Approval

  1. Create a PASLA
    • After official approval is received, the submitting program faculty will complete a New Academic Program Submission form, attach a copy of the approved proposal. Completed forms should be submitted 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.
  2. Create the Certificate (M-1) in eCurriculum
    • Once a PASLA is created by the Registrars Office, the program faculty can develop a M-1 in eCurriculum