Program Development Resources

Faculty and staff with UMD accounts may access the program development planning resources on this page.


Planning process information: Program Development Details


Step 1: Recent trends and baseline information

Sources for Trends and Baseline Data

Trends and Baseline Data Worksheet (Excel)

Current Norms Worksheet


Step 2: SWOT Analysis

SWOT Overview

Strengths Worksheet

Weaknesses Worksheet

Opportunities and Threats Worksheet

SWOT Table Template


Step 3: Future value proposition and goals

Future Value Proposition and Goals Worksheet


Step 4: Action plans

Action Planning Worksheet

Refined Norms Worksheet

Strategic Development Plan Template


Additional resources

What Program Development Is and Is Not

Program Discussion Guidelines