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Graduation Requirements

Doctorate in Information Systems

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Students will be recognized as candidates for the doctoral degree only after:

  • Completing and passing all residence and departmental requirements except the dissertation.
  • Completing the qualifying research paper with a grade of "A".
  • Receiving approval by the Dean of the Graduate school of their formal application for admission to candidacy for the degree.
  • Qualifying Research Paper

    The qualifying paper should be completed within six months of course completion and will be on a topic of the student's choosing in consultation with an advisor.

    Doctoral Dissertation

    The candidate must complete a dissertation proposal and successfully defend the proposal at an oral examination.

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