Program requirements

This 90-hour program includes four phases:

  • phase 1 – coursework according to your program of study
  • phase 2 – comprehensive exams
  • phase 3 – proposal and prospectus
  • phase 4 – research and dissertation

See the academic catalog for full details on this degree, including a course listing.

Residency requirement

This program has a two-semester, on-campus residency requirement, which may be fulfilled with consecutive or non-consecutive semesters


See examples and learn more about these requirements: