New Graduate Programs

Proposing a New Graduate Program

The program proposal form can be found on the Faculty Senate Website. The proposal form details the required information needed for a new program proposal including the following:

A graduate program proposal should "explain how (the) program will differ from similar offerings by other departments. Also explain any effects (the) proposal will have on program requirements or enrollments in other departments including the Bachelor of Integrated Studies Program. In the case of similar offerings or affected programs, you should include letters from the departments in question stating their support or opposition to the proposed program."

"A Master’s Degree program must have a minimum of 30 credit hours with a maximum of 36 credit hours."

Please submit the original graduate proposal (with all of
the required approval signatures) to:

Faculty Senate Office
1033 University Circle
Ogden, UT 84408-1033

For any questions or assistance please e-mail the WSU Graduate Council at