Step 2: Development

Program Development

The roadmap shows a potential pathway for operational start-up. The process is not necessarily sequential.

Before proceeding with these aspects of the process, please complete Step 1: Initial Considerations and Planning Requirements.

Key Components

Here we provide additional detail addressing key questions for each impacted unit. These include tailored questions to enable productive and efficient meetings during program development. Please see specific guidance at the links below.

12 to 24 Months Ahead of Goal Launch Date

  1. External Contracts and Agreements
  2. Financial Aid
  3. Academic Technology Support
Additional Considerations for Online Programs
  1. Online Program Development Support and Training

9 to 15 Months Ahead of Goal Launch Date

  1. Student Admission
  2. Student Registration
  3. Student Financial Services
  4. Library and Scholarly Communication Support