Effective Fall 2008

Ph.D. students must complete 72 semester credits beyond those required for the B.S. degree. They must satisfy a breadth requirement by:

Taking a six-credit upper-division or graduate-level course sequence outside of the student’s discipline. Most students will take their breadth requirement courses outside of their department.

At least 10 credits beyond the master’s degree must be earned in regular courses numbered 500-level or above.

A minimum of 72 credits are required to complete this program.