Sample Program

This is a sample program for a student finishing in five years who has placed out of two breadth requirements. If five years is exceeded to complete the dissertation, non-resident status must be obtained. This status has funding implications. See the funding page.

Year Fall Intersession Spring Summer
1
  • 200.314 Adv. Stat. Meth.
  • Fml Methods course
  • Research sem., 800-level
  • 2 other courses
  • 360.625
  • RCR
  • Research
  • Dept Seminar
  • Teaching Practicum
  • 2 other courses
  • 1st Paper Research
  • Research
2
  • Teaching Practicum
  • 2 other courses
  • 1st Research Paper (Nov. 1)
  • Research
  • Research sem., 800-level
  • Teaching Practicum
  • 2 other courses
  • Research
3
  • Teaching Practicum
  • 2 other courses
  • Research for 2nd Paper
  • Research
  • Instruct Ugrad Course (optional)
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Dept Seminar
  • Three other courses
  • 2nd Research Paper (May 1)
  • Research
4
  • 1 course
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Prepare Diss. Proposal
  • Research
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Dept Seminar (for credit)
  • 1 other course
  • Diss. Proposal (May 1)
  • Research
  • Instruct Undergrad Course (optional)
5
  • Research sem., 800-level
  • Research
  • Dept Seminar
  • GBO Defense (Aug. 1)