Timetable

The following table shows the critical milestones of doctoral degree requirements. Most student who are on the master's plus PhD (they have an M.S. degree when they start the program) complete the degree in four to five years. Direct to PhD students (those entering the program with a bachelor's degree) complete the degree in five to eight years. Note that only direct to PhD students have to complete the qualifying examination in the third semester.

PhD Timetable

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