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LIMNOLOGY AND MARINE SCIENCE 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
Follow Graduate School policy
Overall GPA
Follow Graduate School policy
Other Grade Requirements
Follow Graduate School policy
Other Grade Requirements
Follow Graduate School policy
Probation Policy
Follow Graduate School policy
Probation Policy
Follow Graduate School policy
Specific Courses
Yes
Candidates are required to take a minimum of three formal courses (9 credits), two of which are in one discipline within the program and the third in a separate discipline. Students must take one aquatic seminar each year.
Specific Courses
Yes
Students must take one aquatic seminar each year.
Specific Credits
No
Specific Credits
No
Examinations / Time Constraints
Yes / No
An oral examination including defense of the thesis or report is required. Contact the department for more information.
Examinations
Follow Graduate School policy
Other Assessments / Time Constraints
Yes / No
Presentation of a thesis or report and field experience is required. Contact the department for more information. (A nonthesis or report option is available for candidates desiring advanced training but not seeking a research degree.)
Other Assessments / Time Constraints
Yes / Yes
Candidates are required to obtain field experience. Acceptable fulfillment of this requirement is determined by the Guidance and Evaluation Committee on an individual basis. Contact the department for more information.
Language Requirements
No
Language Requirements
No
Minor Requirements
Follow Graduate School policy, except for Option A minor—12 credits
Advisor
Follow Graduate School policy
Advisor
Follow Graduate School policy
Review Policy
Yes
Major professor
Annually
Review Policy
Yes
Guidance and Evaluation Committee
Annually