As a graduate student
at Temple University, you have many demands and opportunities
at every point in your academic career. To help you navigate
this journey, degree requirements are maintained on the Web.
As you know, Temple has a large and dynamic graduate population.
The Graduate School acts as the overall policy maker for all
graduate programs; however, each graduate department has specific
guidelines and polices governing its degree programs. As a
graduate student, you have the responsibility to investigate
and to understand the policies and guidelines of the Graduate
School, your graduate degree program, and the University.
This web site will help you understand policies such as thesis
and dissertation completion requirements, academic honesty,
and institutional research board regulations. Your department
web site will aid you in successfully completing your degree
by listing deadlines, course availability, and scholarly opportunities.
However, as a graduate student you also must talk regularly
with your advisor and chairperson about the nature of your
work and the rules and regulations that govern your program.
Graduate study at Temple University is rigorous and rewarding;
make the journey to your degree easier by visiting frequently
the Graduate School and your department's web sites.