ACUE Curricular Program Prospectus

P-1: New Undergraduate Degrees/Majors, Options, IUGs, and Minors; or Name Changes

Submission Authority

Each prospectus must be submitted by the college's Associate Dean a minimum of one week prior to the ACUE meeting at which it will be considered. Electronic submission from the Associate Dean creates verification that the document has the college's preliminary support. Prospectuses that do not originate with the Associate Dean cannot be accepted for consideration. An Associate Dean may identify to the Office of Undergraduate Education a staff member who is authorized to submit electronic prospectus forms on her or his behalf.

• Submission Date:

• Associate Dean Submitting This Prospectus:

• Email Address:

• College and Campus:

• Department with Responsibility for the Program:

P-1: New Undergraduate Degrees/Majors, Options, IUGs, and Minors; or Name Changes (

New Major
New Option
New Minor
Name Change

• Name of major, option, IUG or minor:

• Brief description of program:

• Briefly provide the rationale for adding or changing the name of this program.

• Describe briefly how this action supports-or requires an exception to-the University's commitment to curricular integrity and to disciplinary unity. Please also indicate if program accreditation is involved.

• Resources

No new resources required

Additional resources required. Check all that apply:

Faculty (Number) Faculty cost estimate (including fringe) Source of funding
Staff (Number) Staff cost estimate Source of funding
Physical resources (Estimated amount)
Physical resources cost estimate Source of funding
Description of physical resources:

Estimated total new costs:

• How will the addition or name change of this program affect other programs or other Penn State campuses and colleges?

This information will be submitted by email to Jacqueline Edmondson ( and Susan Ake ( Thank you.