Program Resources and Forms

Competency Assessment and Feedback

Each academic year, the core faculty provide feedback to students on their progress demonstrating required competencies. A detailed listing of the competencies and their evaluation methods are provided here.

Additionally, here is a copy of the feedback form given to students each year.

Research and Conference Presentations

Students are highly encouraged to participate in research and to present their finds at professional conferences. A limited number of scholarships are available each year to student to support their research and professional development.

Conference Scholarship Application 


Where should I be on my dissertation?


Doctoral Candidacy

Students who are pursuing teaching positions and have successfully defended their dissertation are eligible to receive doctoral candidacy status.

Doctoral Candidacy Application