Literature PhD Program Checklist

 

PhD Program Checklist – for students entering with MA from other universities

Year

Semester

Course Units

What

Done

1st

1st

6

Meet with director to review Qualifying Paper & develop Study Plan

 

2nd

6

Pass language exam

 

2nd

3rd

6

Choose new faculty advisor, if needed

 

4th

6

Select Comp Exam committee members

 

Start Comp Exam reading list

 

3rd

5th

6

Finalize reading list

 

Study for Comps

 

6th

 

Turn in Graduate College Doctoral Plan of Study

 

Turn in departmental Comp Area Study Program form

 

Turn in Graduate College Results of the Oral Comprehensive Examination for Doctoral Candidacy

 

Take Comps

 

Submit Dissertation Statement of Purpose 6 weeks after Comps

 

4th

7th

 

Begin Dissertation

 

Submit Graduate College Committee Appointment form

 

8th

 

Submit Dissertation Proposal 6 months after Comps

 

5th

9th

 

Dissertation

 

10th

 

Dissertation

 

 

 

Program(s): 

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences