All concentrations must be in compliance with Executive Order 1071 and University Policy S14-9 [pdf]. Concentrations within degree program must constitute represent less than 50 percent of the major requirements within a degree program, which could include preparation for the major, core courses, and major requirements, including culminating experience units (project, portfolio, or 299).
- Undergraduate Programs. At least 12 units of the concentrations must be a unique set of requirements for the degree.
- Graduate Programs. At least 8 units of the concentrations must be a unique set of requirements for the degree.
Submit the following required documents in Curriculog (instructions linked):
- New Concentrations [docx] (template linked)
- Comprehensive Assessment Plan [docx] (template linked)
- Curriculum Matrix [docx] (template linked)
- Side by Side Comparison of the current major, all current concentrations in the major, and the proposed concentration degree that is seeking to be elevated to a full degree and their degree requirements to clearly show compliance with EO 1071.
- Advising Roadmap: Include a undergraduate 2-year (if applicable per SB 1440) and undergraduate 4-year degree roadmaps (follow the links download your existing, approved roadmap). Graduate
programs should also submit sample roadmaps.
Blank Template for Ugrd 2-Year Roadmap [pdf] | Blank Template for Ugrd 4-Year Roadmap [pdf]
- Special Session/Self Support proposals also require a budget: CSU CO’s Budget Template.