Program Development and Review Records

Records that document the planning and discussions relating to the implementation of new undergraduate and advanced degree programs and any major reorganization or changes to established programs; courses and related curricula that are currently under consideration for adoption; requests to drop courses from the curriculum and/or to change the names of courses, the number of credits, or the prerequisite courses. File may include final reports; working papers; letters of support; review agendas; faculty status reports; reviews of individual degree programs by campus and off-campus sources; correspondence; curriculum committee meeting minutes; curriculum proposals; correspondence; and other related records.


Academic Affairs


Candler School of Theology, Emory College of Arts and Sciences, Goizueta Business School, Laney Graduate School, School of Law, School of Medicine, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Oxford College, Rollins School of Public Health

Retention Period

Permanent for agendas, minutes, and final reports. Retain all other records for ten years after initial review then dispose of.

Disposition Instructions

Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.

Last Updated: December 31, 2008