Graduate Student Handbook

(REVISED 09/22/2017)

This Graduate Handbook is offered as a general guide to the program's requirements, policies and procedures. If you have any questions, contact the graduate director or graduate assistant to be sure that you are planning your graduate career in conformity with department requirements and expectations.

You may browse the handbook below, or download a pdf version of the  Graduate Student Handbook .

  CONTENTS OF THE HANDBOOK

  I.    ABOUT THE PROGRAM

  II.   ADMISSION TO THE DEPARTMENT

  III.  FINANCIAL AID

  IV.   NON-FINANCIAL RESOURCES

  V.    REQUIREMENTS AND COURSE/RESERACH CREDITS POLICIES

  VI.   QUALIFYING PAPERS

  VII.  DISSERTATION

  VIII. FACULTY & STUDENT COMMUNICATION AND SUPPORT

  IX.   REASONABLE PROGRESS

  X.    PERIODIC EVALUATIONS OF PROGRESS

  XI.   FORMS TO BE FILED

  XII.  MISCELLANEOUS

  APPENDIX A: M.A.-P.h.D. TIMELINE

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