PhD Program Handbook
PhD Students Core Competencies
A document to support PhD students as they develop core competencies and expectations for the successful completion of their program.
SW 395K – PhD program
Guidelines and form for SW 395K: Conference Course, which provides an opportunity to study special topics.
SW 395W Writing Practicum
Guidelines to help doctoral students structure their Writing Practicum course in a manner consistent with the educational standards of the Steve Hicks School.
SW 395L Research practicum
Form to be completed by the student.
Typical program of work in the PhD program
Typical program of work for a full-time student in the doctoral program.
Checklist from comps to graduation
Comprehensive Exam Completion Form
Dissertation Proposal Defense Approval Form
Library resources on writing your dissertation
Guidelines for doctoral students who wish to pursue the three-article dissertation format.