Directed Study or Research

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Policy

Students may register for directed study or research with approval of the faculty member concerned. Passing in Graduate School of Arts & Sciences directed study and research courses at the 900 level may be indicated by the grade of P. The minimum credit is one-half a semester course (2 credits). A candidate for the master’s degree may register for not more than a total of three semester courses in directed study research or practicum. A candidate for the PhD degree may not register for more than three such courses in a single semester.