MPS Plan of Study

Most students in the same cohort will move through the curriculum together. This will allow students to get to know each other and ensure students graduate in a timely manner. The tables below provide a guidance on which courses to take each term depending on your situation. For the old plan of study click here.


Graduate Certificate Track (12 Credits Total)

  • Core Courses (9 Credits)
    • All of the following: 653, 651, 656
  • Elective Courses (3 Credits)
    • One of the following: 652, 655, 657, 654, 650, 660, 677, 788A, 796, 661, 663

Graduate Certificate Track (Fall Enrollment)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1653656[655 or 657 or 661]651

Graduate Certificate Track (Spring Enrollment)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1  653656
2[654 or 650 or 661]651  

Master Degree Track (31 Credits Total)

  • Core Courses (22 Credits)
    • All of the following: 653, 651, 656, 652, 655, 657, 795, 797
  • Elective Courses (9 Credits)
    • Three of the following: 654, 650, 660, 677, 788A, 796, 661, 663
  • There are three track options (for both Fall and Spring Enrollment):
    • Full Time (Complete in 5 terms; For students who have federal loans or visa requirements)
    • Standard Time (Complete in 7 terms)
    • Part Time (Complete in 11 terms; For students who only want to take one course a term)

Master Degree Track (Fall Enrollment, Full Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1653 + 652656 + [677 or 660]657 + 655651 + 795 + [796 or 788A or 663]
2[654 or 650 or 661] + 797   

Master Degree Track (Fall Enrollment, Standard Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1653 + 652656 + 651657 + 655795 + [796 or 788A or 663]
2[654 or 650 or 661][677 or 660]797 

Master Degree Track (Fall Enrollment, Part Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1653656657[796 or 788A or 663]
2652651655795
3[654 or 650 or 661][677 or 660]797 

Master Degree Track (Spring Enrollment, Full Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1  653 + 657656 + 795 + [796 or 788A or 663]
2652 + [654 or 650 or 661]651 + [677 or 660]655 + 797 

Master Degree Track (Spring Enrollment, Standard Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1  653 + 657656 + 651
2652 + [654 or 650 or 661][677 or 660]655795 + [796 or 788A or 663]
3797   

Master Degree Track (Spring Enrollment, Part Time)

YearFallWinterSpringSummer
1  653656
2652651657[796 or 788A or 663]
3[654 or 650 or 661][677 or 660]655795
4797   

 


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