Interdisciplinary Ph.D. students must satisfy the
doctoral residency requirement by satisfactory completion of at least
21 credits, exclusive of dissertation research, in no more than 18
months. When satisfying the residency requirement, all
Interdisciplinary Ph.D. students are subject to the following
- The doctoral residency requirement must be
satisfied no later than the end of the semester in which the student
completes his or her comprehensive examinations.
- Students must achieve a cumulative graduate grade-point
average of at least 3.0 in all courses counted toward satisfying the
- Dissertation research credits (5696-5699) may not be counted toward satisfying the doctoral residency requirement.