College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

RHT Curriculum Committee

Committee Members

  • Aylsworth, Julie (Chair): GSE, RHT; 2-year term, 2018–2020
  • Jones, Tina: RHT; 2-year term, 2019-2021
  • Lee, Seungwon (Shawn): RHT; 2-year term, 2019-2021
  • Rodgers, Ellen, (ex officio): GSE, RHT

Program Approval Form and Process

A program approval form must be completed for the creation of new programs and deletions or modifications to an existing program all require approval through the college/school curriculum committee. Some curriculum modifications require BOV and SCHEV approval. Contact Robin Parker in the Provost’s Office at (703) 993-6220 or for questions.

Course Approval Form and Process

The creation, modification or deletion of courses require approval through the college/school curriculum committee and either the Undergraduate or Graduate Council. Visit the Office of the Registrar Courses page for information on the course approval form and process. You will also need to submit a Course Approval Justification form.

Syllabus Information

Check the Syllabi Review webpage for important information on syllabus guidelines and templates.


RHT Curriculum Committee Procedures