Online Graduate Program Launch Process



1 Exploratory

Month 1

2 Internal Approval

Months 2-5

3 External Approval

Months 5-8

4 Execution & Implementation

Months 5-12

5 Launch & Continuous Support

Months 8-12

3. External Approval (Months 5-8)
(All times are approximate. This timeline represents the best case scenario.)

Week 20-31
Steps: The following require Indiana Commission for Higher Education (ICHE) approval:New degrees (Graduate Certificates, Masters, PhDs)Adding an online option to an existing graduate degree programOnce the proposals have been internally approved, the Office of the Provost will submit the proposal
Week 20-31