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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

The PhD is frequently required for research and staff specialist positions, and is nearly always required for university faculty positions. The degree is often regarded as specialized education within a relatively narrow field of expertise. Choose from among several disciplinary areas:

*can be declared as official Area of Emphasis

 

Curriculum

The PhD requires a dissertation and a minimum of 30 hours of consecutive course work but additional courses may be required by the student’s Advisory Committee.