Department Expectations: Graduate programs

(Application for Registration of a New Program - Task 7)

  • Faculty members teaching at the graduate level hold earned doctorates or other terminal degrees in their specialty areas.

  • Faculty members teaching at the graduate level without an earned doctorate or other terminal degree have significant, widely recognized special competence in the field in which they teach graduate students as demonstrated by such means as scholarly activity and/or a publication record.

  • Coursework in graduate courses is clearly graduate-level work, and advanced in content, rigor and requirements.