2004-2005 UAF Catalog  

Interdisciplinary Studies

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A.A.S., B.A., B.S., B.T., M.A., M.S., Ph.D. Degrees

M.A., M.S., Ph.D. Degrees

Minimum Requirements for Degrees: M.A. and M.S.: 30 credits; Ph.D.: 18 thesis credits

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The UAF interdisciplinary program provides flexibility to students with well-defined goals who do not fit into one of the established majors offered by the university.

Graduate Program—M.A. or M.S. degree

  1. Complete the admission process including the following:
    a. Submit GRE scores
    b. In consultation with a UAF faculty member: prepare and submit a statement of research goals and justification for interdisciplinary approach, and a preliminary graduate study plan.
  2. Complete the general university requirements.
  3. Complete the master’s degree requirements.
  4. Pass a comprehensive examination.
  5. Minimum credits required 30

Graduate Program—Ph.D. degree

  1. Complete the admission process including the following:
    a. Submit GRE scores
    b. In consultation with a UAF faculty member: prepare and submit a statement of research goals and justification for interdisciplinary approach, and a preliminary graduate study plan.
  2. Complete the general university requirements.
  3. Complete the Ph.D. degree requirements.
  4. Pass written and oral comprehensive exams.
  5. Minimum credits required 18

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