Summary: Instructions for Add a Degree or Certificate Program Application (Formerly: Dual Degree Application)
· Rackham doctoral students are only permitted to be active in one doctoral program at a time. Doctoral students
who wish to pursue a single Ph.D. across two departments or programs should refer to http://www.rackham.
umich.edu/policies/academic_policies/section5/#55 for information on the Student Initiated Degree Program.
Current Rackham graduate students who seek to add a Rackham degree or certificate program should submit this ap-
plication. No application fee is required.
Example of eligible applicant:
A Rackham student enrolled in a Master of Arts in Higher Education in the Fall of 2009 seeks to add a Masters of
Public Policy in the Winter of 2010.
Applicants should go to http://www.rackham.umich.edu/dig to obtain the addresses and deadline dates of Rackham
Submit to the current graduate program:
· The original, completed and signed Add a Degree or Certificate Application pages 1-4.
Submit to the proposed graduate program:
· The Cover Sheet for the Proposed Graduate Program (Degree or Certificate).
· Supporting documents required by the proposed graduate program of application.