GUMC Academic Oversight
New Program Procedures
GUMC New Program Procedures is a reiterative process when changes require a return to one or both of the committees. The approval of a new program can take 1 to 2 years. If a program has completed Steps 1 through 11 by May, then they can enroll students for the Fall of the same year.
Graduate Advisory Committee
The Graduate Advisory Committee (GAC, Committee) advises on the policies with respect to academic matters for all graduate school programs at the Medical Center (including interdisciplinary programs, joint and dual-degree programs, basic science graduate programs, and graduate programs of Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE), the School of Nursing (SoN), and the School of Health (SoH), acting within the policies of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS)).