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A dissertationPDF stands as the final requirement for the Ph.D. degree. It represents an original and substantive contribution to its field and grows out of sustained thought, research, consultation, and writing, typically taking 18-24 months to complete.

 

SELECTING A DISSERTATION TOPIC

Students are encouraged to begin thinking about their dissertations as early as possible.

WRITING THE DISSERTATION

When writing the dissertation, students follow the steps below so as to finish their dissertations in a timely fashion and in accordance with the Graduate School's Dissertation DirectivesPDF.

 

DEFENDING THE DISSERTATION

Students defend their dissertations in a two-hour oral exam.

 

IV. FACULTY AND STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES

 

V. COMPLETE LIST of GRADUATE SCHOOL FORMS


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