MA/PhD Requirements

Under semesters, beginning with the 2012-2013 academic year, a minimum total of 86 credit hours will be required for the PhD. Students who enter the program with a BA will typically earn their MA at the end of their second year and then advance to the PhD phase of their studies.

Specific degree requirements for the BA to MA and MA to PhD phases of the program are described in outline form on separate pages accessible from the toolbar at the right. Specific components of the program are also described on separate pages.