Summary: Admission to Candidacy form Instructions (rev 1.25.10)
Admission to Doctoral Candidacy
Instructions for Completion & Submission
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The Admission to Doctoral Candidacy Form is to be submitted to the Graduate School following the successful completion of all
comprehensive exams and other program requirements. Doctoral candidacy indicates that the Program has approved the student for
CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS THAT MUST BE MET FOR
ADMISSION TO DOCTORAL CANDIDACY
· A Doctoral Committee must be appointed and approved by the Program and College prior to Admission to Candidacy.
· The student must have successfully completed the comprehensive qualifying examination/s certified by the Doctoral Committee.
· The student must meet the following requirements regarding registration, coursework and GPA:
Enrolled in at least two (2) graduate credits in the semester of the qualifying exam. To avoid delays in being able
to register for dissertation hours, all attempts should be made to submit the Admission to Doctoral Candidacy Form