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Guidelines for Proposing, Revising, and Suspending Graduate Degree and Certificate Programs

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Introduction

The Rackham Graduate School reviews and authorizes proposals for new Rackham degree and certificate programs and revisions to existing programs. These guidelines concern:

  • Proposals for new degree programs including dual degrees; certificates of graduate study; sequential, concurrent, and accelerated undergraduate/graduate degree programs; distributed (online or distance) degree programs; and dual degree programs with other institutions.
  • Revisions to existing programs.
  • Admissions suspension, admissions moratorium, and program deactivation.

Detailed information about degree requirements are in the Graduate School Academic Policies.

Contact Assistant Dean John Godfrey (734-936-1647), for further assistance.

Guidelines