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Degree Requirements

The Graduate Council establishes policies and procedures governing graduate study in accordance with faculty regulations. It also supervises degree requirements for the academic and professional degrees listed in the Academic Catalog.

Directors of Graduate Studies administer graduate programs in the various departments. 


  1. Students are responsible for understanding and complying with the requirements for the academic and professional degrees described in this section as well as elsewhere in this catalog.
  2. Students wishing to pursue more than one graduate degree must have a separate program of study for each. Courses may not be counted for credit for more than one degree.
  3. The following is general information pertaining to graduate degrees. For requirements in particular disciplines, refer to the college or school administering the program.
Last Updated: 10/18/21