Degree Timeline

First-Year Students

  • JPE 600 Core Course: Late August
  • Faculty Talks: Early September
  • First Rotation: September-November
  • Second Rotation: November-January
  • Third Rotation: February-April
  • Select Faculty Advisor: May

Second-Year Students

  • TATT 600 Core Course: Late August
  • Written Qualifying Exam: Early January
  • Select Dissertation Committee: April
  • Oral Qualifying Exam: Late May
  • Dissertation Proposal: Late May

Third-Year & Above Students