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Programs in the Hopper

Interested in the status of your program proposal? Take a look at the 'Programs in the Hopper' to see if your proposal has been approved by the Office of the State University of New York Provost (SUNY) and the New York State Education Department (SED).

School New Letters of Intent Sent to SUNY  SUNY Approved               
GSE PhD, Information Studies
11/24/2015 3/24/2016  
CAS MA, Jewish Thought
12/17/2015 2/16/2016  
MS, Data Analysis in the Social Sciences
4/27/2016 6/6/2016  
CAS MS, Audiology 5/20/2016 6/12/2016  
Pharm MS, Pharmacometrics and Precision Medicine
10/14/2016 12/7/2016
CAS MS, Media Arts and Sciences
11/10/2016 3/2/2017  
SPHHP PhD, Nutrition Sciences
3/6/2017 Pending  
School New Program Proposals Sent to SUNY  SUNY Approved SED Approved
Adv. Cert., Developmental Science
9/27/2016 11/1/2016
LAW LLM, Environmental Law
10/14/2016 12/19/2016
CAS BS/PharmD, Biological Sciences/Pharmacy
11/18/2016 Pending
SEAS MS & PhD, Materials Design and Innovation 12/16/2016 Pending  
CAS Adv. Cert., Professional Writing and Digital Communication
2/13/2017 Pending  
SW DSW, Social Welfare 2/15/2017 Pending  
School Curriculum Change Proposals Sent to SUNY  SUNY Approved SED Approved
AP MS, Architecture - New Concentration in Real Estate Development
11/2/2015 7/28/2016
SPHHP BS/MS, Exercise Science (Athletic Training)
5/20/2016 10/20/2016
GSE Adv. Cert., School Business and Human Resource Administration - Add School District Business Leader Track
6/22/2016 Pending  
SPHHP Adv. Cert., Nutrition
1/4/2017 1/19/2017

Updated April 14, 2017

Note: These programs are not registered by the SED at this time and are not currently being offered at UB. Do not publish or promote these programs until they have been given local approval and are officially approved by SUNY and the SED.

Recently Approved by the State Education Department (SED):
  • LLM, Cross-Border Legal Studies - New Program, 4/10/2017
  • BA/PharmD, Chemistry - New Program, 4/10/2017
  • BS/PharmD, Biomedical Sciences - New Program, 4/10/2017
  • MS, Cancer Sciences - New Program, 4/5/2017
  • PhD, Cancer Sciences - New Program, 4/5/2017
  • MS, Economics - Disaggregate Applied Micro Econometrics and create a new free-standing degree (Econometrics and Qualitative Economics), 4/7/2017
  • PhD, Pathology and Anatomical Sciences - Name changed to Computational Cell Biology, Anatomy and Pathology, 3/24/2017