Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Complete the following admission process requirements:
  1. Submit GRE scores (scores must be less than 5 years old)
  2. Complete a master's degree
  3. In consultation with a UAF faculty member, prepare and submit:
    1. Statement of Academic Goals
    2. Research Prospectus
    3. Proposed Graduate Study Plan
  4. Other materials: resume, official transcripts, two (2) academic letters of recommendation, two (2) Letters of Endorsement from two proposed PhD Advisory Committee members (one from UAF committee chair and one from a different department).

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 36 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Ph.D. Degree Requirements
Complete the Ph.D. degree requirements.
Pass both a written and oral comprehensive exam 1
Thesis credits (F699)18
Coursework 29
Additional course work or thesis credits9