If you would like to do an independent study you must submit a petition and an independent study proposal to the graduate advisor. Your proposal will be reviewed by the graduate committee. Your proposal must be submitted no later than the first week of classes to be considered. The proposal must include the following information:

  • Duration
  • Background
  • Description of the project
  • Learning Objectives
  • Organization
  • Reference Materials
  • Deliverables at end of project

Independent Study Agreement and Petition

Sample Proposal #1 | Sample Proposal #2