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Graduate Handbook

Graduate Handbook
The College of Education, Health, and Human Services

Graduate Handbook

 

 

Table of Contents

Mission Statement

Admissions

Admission Process
Other Types of Admissions
Certificate Programs
Guest Admission
Non-Degree
Re-Application
Appeals Regarding Denial of Admission

Registration

Registration Information
Course Withdraw Information

Transfer of Credit
Transfer of Credit Process
Approval for Acceptance of Graduate Coursework at Northeast Ohio Public Universities

Degree Credits
Credit Hours Required
Workshop Hours

Leave of Absence

Grades

Grade Point Average
“U” Grades (Unsatisfactory)
“IN” Grades (Incomplete)
Grade-to-Grade Change Policy

Academic Dismissals

Extensions

Time Extensions


Advising and Plans of Study for Master’s Students
Advisors/Plan of Study Master’s and Educational Specialist Students
Advisors/Plan of Study Doctoral Students

Thesis/Project
Appointment of Thesis/Project Director and Committee
Approval of Thesis or Project Title
Registration for Master’s Thesis
Registration for Master’s Project
Completion of Thesis or Project

Initial Licensure
Student Teaching
Licensure
Fingerprinting

Graduation

Graduation Application Process


DOCTORAL PROGRAMS

Advisory/Coursework Phase

Areas of Study and Advisors
The Advisory/Coursework Phase Committee
The Program Plan of Study and Residency Plan
Doctoral Comprehensive Examinations

Candidacy Phase


Dissertation Registration
Dissertation Phase Committee
Dissertation Proposal
Guidelines for Preparation of Dissertation
Preparation for Defense of Dissertation
Oral Defense

Post Defense Activities
Final Dissertation Copy
Finalization of Dissertation Steps
Guidelines for the Preparation of Electronic Dissertations

Graduation Arrangements


Application for Graduation
Graduation Ceremony
Keeping in Touch