For important forms from the Office of the Registrar including Final Exam Matrix, Audit form, and Late Registration Fee Waiver Form refer to the Registrar's form page.
At your Candidacy meeting, if you are promoted to Doctoral Candidacy, your committee members also need to sign this form. Dissertation Defense November 8th, 2019Deadline to submit FINAL approved Dissertation November 15th, 2019Final Clearance of ETDs; Last day to receive final ETD approval by Office of Graduate Studies November 15th, 2019 At least two weeks prior to your Dissertation Defense, these forms need to be submitted to CHE 205 with ALL signatures (*if applicable).
Please list the date of your Candidacy presentation (to your committee) as the date of your "Successful Qualifying Exam Completion" (this question on the form is not referring to your ACS exams). If you need the Department Chair's signature, you must turn the form in at least three weeks in advance.
Do not turn in this form without signatures from ALL members.
It will not be submitted to the college unless your committee is complete.
program for students with a graduate degree consists of a minimum of 42 credit hours. COURSEWORK REQUIREMENTS Core coursework in the department (9 cr) SPA 7802 Critical Analysis of Literature in CSD (3)SPA 7807 Critical Synthesis of Literature in CSD (3)SPA 7497 Proseminar in CSD (1)SPA 7497 Proseminar in CSD (1)SPA 6505 Practicum in Teaching Foundations (1) Tools of research (9 cr minimum) Directed Research (12 cr minimum)Dissertation (12 cr minimum) ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTSStudents in the Ph. program must demonstrate the research skills necessary to pursue an independent research career. Students with documented previous research experience, such as a publication, Master's thesis, or Audiology Doctoral Project may petition to have this requirement waived.2.
students complete the following research‐related activities. This research is typically completed as part of the directed research activities with the student's primary mentor.The annual progress report form must be completed each year and provided to your committee during your annual committee meeting.It is similar to a CV—you create one form and add to it as your progress through the program.The research plan and format of the dissertation is determined by the student and dissertation committee.Doctoral students should consult the USF Graduate School for additional requirements for the dissertation and graduation with a doctoral degree (usf.edu/policies.php) ACADEMIC STANDINGTo be in good standing, doctoral students must maintain an overall average of 3.0 (B) in all courses.Save by submitting your ETD more than 2 weeks before the listed DEADLINE. ¹ The final approved thesis/dissertation and all required forms and surveys must be submitted by the listed deadline.Save by submitting your ETD more than 2 weeks before the listed DEADLINE. The qualifying exam consists of a written grant proposal and an oral presentation/defense. Qualifying exam: To advance to dissertation candidacy, the student completes a qualifying exam.¹ The final approved thesis/dissertation and all required forms and surveys must be submitted by the listed deadline.Students that miss the deadline will not be approved to graduate and will need to defer to the next semester.² Students that meet the final submission deadline but do not receive approval of the ETD must complete the required revisions specified by the Office of Graduate Studies, resubmit the ETD and receive approval by the final clearance deadline.³ The final clearance deadline is not the last day to submit, but the last date by which the revised ETD must be approved by the Office of Graduate Studies.