The College of Education Academic Programs Committee implements the College’s policies and procedures regarding programs; reviews, monitors, and recommends changes in all programs and their requirements; reviews applications for exceptions to program policy; provides coordination for various department initiatives; and enhances consistency in programs across departments through information sharing.


Karla Moller, CI, Chair

Kiel Christianson, EPSY

Denise Hood, EPOL

Maya Israel, SPED

Kathy Ryan, SAAO

Meghan Kessler, CI doctoral student

Chris Roegge, Ex-Officio

Lisa Monda-Amaya, Ex-Officio

Kathy Stalter, Staff 


Schedules & Deadlines

The Academic Programs Committee meetings will be held once a month during the academic year.

Course revision forms can be submitted at any time. However, new course proposals and new or revised program proposals must be submitted by the deadline listed below to be reviewed at the next Academic Programs Committee meeting. Late submissions will be reviewed at the next scheduled meeting.

Deadline to submit proposals Meeting Date
October 10, 2017October 24, 2017
November 14, 2017November 28, 2017

New or revised course or program proposals in electronic (.doc or .docx) format should be emailed to the Graduate Student Services Office representative for your department for processing:

Levels of Governance
Provost Office Deadlines
Graduate College Program Subcommittee 
Graduate College Executive Committee
Senate Educational Policy Committee 

The last date the Senate EPC will be accepting proposals will be Monday, April 3, 2017.  Proposals must be submitted to the Provost’s Office by Friday, March 31, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in order to make this deadline.

Board of Trustees

Proposing a New Course




Each syllabus must contain an academic integritydisability resources, and emergency planning statement.

  • Examples
  • DRES suggests that an accessibility statement be made verbally on the first day of class and a similar written statement be included in the course syllabus.

Frequently Asked Questions

Proposing or Revising a Program


*An IBHE New Degree or RME is required for all new program requests. 

**Required for all new undergraduate program requests.


Off-Campus & Online Programs


Revising an Existing Course

If you have questions, contact Kathy Stalter.