Application for Admission to Candidacy
Admission to degree candidacy is granted after a student successfully completes their program's requirements and the student verifies that they have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Use this link to obtain the Admission to Candidacy form: "CGHS Students and their Faculty Committees." After obtaining the form, print it, get the committee signatures, and give it to your Program Director, who will complete it and submit it to the Dean's office. Attach a copy of your UTHSC transcript from the Registrar.
Admission to candidacy for the Ph.D. degree must be granted at least two semesters prior to the date on which the dissertation is to be submitted.
Admission to candidacy for the Master’s degree must be granted no later than the end of the second month in the semester in which the thesis/project is to be submitted.
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