PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION

School of Health and Human Sciences

PHD Handbook 2022-23
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Advising Information

  • PhD Plan of Study – Please complete and have your faculty advisor sign by the end of your first year in the program. Once signed, please submit it to the Director of Graduate Studies for final approval.
  • When you submit your initial plan of study, you must also complete and submit the “Recommendation for doctoral advisory/dissertation committee and plan of study” form. This cover sheet must be signed by your committee chair, your advisory committee members, the PHE Director of Graduate Study, or the department chair, and sent to the graduate school for final approval.
  • Anytime your plan of study changes, a new plan of study form must be completed and submitted to the graduate school. Along with the revised plan of study, you must submit the “Doctoral Plan of Study Revision” cover sheet that is signed by your committee chair, your advisory committee members, the PHE Director of Graduate Study, or the department chair, and sent to the graduate school for final approval.
  • It is your responsibility to ensure that the final and correct plan of study is on file with the Graduate School by the end of the 3rd week of classes in the semester in which you apply for graduation.
  • Guidelines & Template for PHEs Annual Review of Doc Students (DOC): Doctoral students should complete their annual review materials in the spring semester (exact due date TBD, but generally will be in late March/early April).