by WASC Admin

Template: Doctoral Program (includes Joint Docs and Distance Education)

Introduction

Proposal Template for Doctoral Programs- Introduction

 Please read these instructions carefully before beginning your proposal

INSTRUCTIONS:

  • This template outlines the mandatory sections of the proposal. Please specifically answer each question in the template. No section should be left blank. If a question is not applicable, enter "N/A" in the appropriate section. Incomplete proposals will not be forwarded to the Substantive Change committee for review.
     
  • Do not delete the questions.
     
  • The proposal should be no more than 10,000 words, not including attachments.
     
  • Attachments are preferred as .PDF. (Microsoft Office documents should be saved in versions compatible with Office 97-2003. Office 2007 / Windows Vista documents are not acceptable at this time.)

 

NAMING YOUR PROPOSAL:

Use the following naming convention for your document. Incorrectly named documents will not be reviewed.

[Tentative Review Year-Month], [Institution Name]: [Degree/Program Name]

Example: 2010-02, Sunshine University: PhD in Engineering

 

REVIEWING YOUR PROPOSAL:

 

SUBMITTING YOUR PROPOSAL:

  • See the WASC Guide to Submitting Substantive Change Proposals for instructions on submitting your document.
     
  • Please have your institution's Accreditation Liaison Officer (ALO) notify Marcy Ramsey (mramsey@wascsenior.org) once the proposal is complete and has been submitted.

 

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