The Colorado Commission on Higher Education is authorized to approve academic degree programs to ensure consistency with the institution’s statutory role and mission [23-5-129(6)(b), C.R.S.] and to approve educator preparation programs to ensure they meet certain performance measures [23-1-121(2), C.R.S.]. To view the policies regarding new program submission please go to:
Note: Educator preparation programs have different requirements. Please visit http://highered.colorado.gov/Academics/TeacherEd/DegreePrograms/default.html
As of 6/26/2012, there is a new login and submission process through the DHE Data Collection website. Your user login should be the same as the previous database, unless you logged in with an institution ID. Use the first part of your email address as your username. Should you have problems entering your program online, please contact Ryan.Allred@dhe.state.co.us
Once logged in, click "Admin" to update your password and/or security settings. Then click "Degree Programs" and then "New Program".