The MS degree requires a total of 30 hours: 26 hours of coursework and a minimum of 4 thesis research hours. Coursework consists of core courses and electives. Up to 15 credits of coursework can be transferred from other universities. 15 in-residence credits are required.
Annual meetings with graduate committee.
M.S. Thesis defense.
Approval of research plan by the graduate committee
Colloquium and oral defense of M.S. thesis Approval of M.S. thesis by the graduate committee
Requires a minimum of 26 hours of acceptable graduate coursework and four hours of thesis research and a thesis (final written project).
21 in-residence coursework hours
These courses are required for the master’s program.