Academic Affairs

Course Proposal Instructions

New faculty courses are approved by the Committee on Courses and Programs (CCP), which consists of representatives from each department at Steinhardt. A new course may be proposed by any full-time tenured, tenure-track, or clinical faculty member. To submit a proposal for a new course, please follow the steps below. 

Step 1: Download the course proposal MS Word document. Complete form and submit with syllabus to your department curriculum committee for feedback. Revise accordingly.

Step 2: After department approval, complete the online course proposal portal and attach the syllabus.

Step 3: If requested by the Office of Academic Affairs, revise the proposal and syllabus, and resubmit via the online course proposal portal.

For additional information regarding the submission process, see flow chart.

The CCP meets throughout the academic year. Department CCP representatives can be found here.

To propose a Liberal Arts CORE course, follow the instructions found here.

Information on teaching opportunities abroad, including short-term study away programs, may be found here.

2016-2017 CCP Course and Program Submission and Meeting Dates

Meeting DateCourse Proposal Due Date:
October 19, 2016 September 28, 2016
November 2, 2016 October 12, 2016
December 7, 2016 November 16, 2016
February 1, 2017 January 11, 2017
March 1, 2017 February 8, 2017
April 5, 2017 March 15, 2017
May 10, 2017 April 19, 2017