Curriculum Development

Curriculum Guide

The CSUSB Curriculum Guide (PDF) is provided to help you complete curriculum forms for programs, courses and topics.

The following curriculum forms are in MS Word. Please download forms and save to your computer before entering information. Completed forms, including all signatures, must be submitted to the Academic Curriculum and Scheduling Office in AD-163 no later than 10 business days prior to scheduled University Curriculum Committee meetings. UCC meetings take place in late May, October, November and January. Forms submitted after the January UCC meeting will not be reviewed until May and are considered for the following Academic Year cycle.

General Education Courses

The Objectives and Criteria for Courses Meeting General Education Requirements (PDF) and the CSUSB General Education Program (PDF) are provided for information and guidelines for the overall general education program.

In additional to an Academic Programs Form C – New Course or an Academic Programs Form C – Existing Courses, the following documents are required for additions / changes / deletions to the General Education Program. All of the forms are submitted to the General Education Committee as a complete packet for review and approval BEFORE submitting to the Academic Curriculum and Scheduling Office. Proposals for additions to the GE program are reviewed by the GE Committee in the fall term ONLY. Once approved by the GE Committee it is the responsibility of the originator to submit the packet to the Academic Curriculum and Scheduling Office for continued processing through the University Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate, and Academic Affairs Council for additional review and approval.

  • Academic Programs Form GE - General Education (Addendum to Academic Programs Form C)
    Download and save to your computer before entering information, complete and print the cover sheet for the packet.
  • Academic Programs Program Form P – Change in General Education Program
    Download and save to your computer before entering information, complete and print. Delete all categories in the left column which do not pertain to the changes. Enter changes in the right hand column only. Justification is completed on the Academic Programs Form GE - General Education Form (Addendum to Academic Programs Form C) and is not needed on the Academic Programs Program Form P – Change in General Education Program. Refer to the Curriculum Guide for assistance in completing Academic Programs forms.

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