Students are expected to complete a minimum of 60 credits beyond the masters degree. The program of study committee may decide that more than 60 credits are necessary for an individual student to meet minimal expectations based on prior experiences and future professional goals. There are at least five categories within which students will complete courses to successfully receive a Ph.D.
These five areas include the following:
All doctoral students follow a similar template for selection of required course work with a focus on either physical education pedagogy or motor behavior. This template is presented below. Specific programs of study are determined by the program of study committee.
Select 15-18 hours from the content below:
Select 15 hours from the following courses:
This change allows for more flexibility in the credit hours needed to complete the Research Practica section. A minimum of 60 hours is still required to complete the degree, but this change will allow advisors more flexibility given the varied background and goals of students.
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Consider arranging the courses within sections in numerical order.
Minor revisions. No BOT, CHE, or SACSCOC notification required.
Update will appear in the 1920 Graduate Bulletin to be published 2.15.19.