PASSHE – Board of Governor Documents
Procedures for Implementing Curricular Change
This document provides the course and program approval procedures through the Committee on Courses and Programs of Study ("CCPS").
Cover Sheet for Curricular Changes
This PDF must be downloaded and saved before any changes are made. It is the cover sheet for CCPS
This PDF provides an example of a cover sheet for curricular change with supporting documentation.
Assigning CIP codes
Review the course/program description, student learning outcomes, and curriculum to help determine the
correct CIP code. The website to search CIP codes is: http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cipcode. Please note the CIP
code on the coversheet when submitting curricular proposals for courses and programs.
General Education Program and Outcomes
This document provides the philosophy outcomes of Clarion University's general education program, as well as the general education course requirements.
This form should be used to submit requests to qualify a course as a general education course.
General Education Program Flag Request
This form should be used to submit requests to add a "flag" (writing, values, quantitative reasoning) to a
class. This PDF must be downloaded and saved before any changes are made.
Distance Education Course Approval Form for Existing Credit-Bearing Courses
This form should be used to submit a proposal to qualify an existing class for distance education modality (ITV, Web).
CCPS Proposal Web Site
(Note: The CCPS Proposal web site is restricted to Clarion employees. When you select the CCPS Proposal Web Site link, you will be prompted to enter your Clarion University username and password. Employees must enter their username in the format of clarion\username. For detailed instructions on entering this information, please Click here)