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ANIMAL SCIENCES Criteria for Satisfactory Progress
To make progress toward a graduate degree, students must meet the Graduate School requirements in addition to the requirements of the department or program. See Graduate School degree requirements.
M.S. PH.D.
Overall GPA
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Overall GPA
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Other Grade Requirements
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Other Grade Requirements
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Probation Policy
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Probation Policy
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Specific Courses
Yes
Contact the department for a list of required courses.
Specific Courses
No
Specific Credits
No
Specific Credits
No
Examinations
No
Examinations
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Other Assessments / Time Constraints
Yes / Yes
Students continuing for the Ph.D. degree should take the master's degree in research; a thesis or progress report based on the candidate's research is required. Students needing more specialized training, but who are not planning to do research, may take a nonthesis degree (this is usually a terminal degree). The terminal degree must be attained within six semesters.
Other Assessments / Time Constraints
Yes / No
Candidates are normally required to prepare and defend a research proposal to a faculty committee. This can be in conjunction with the Ph.D. preliminary examination or at a separate time.
Language Requirements
No
Language Requirements
No
Minor Requirements
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Advisor
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Advisor
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Review Policy
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Review Policy
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