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The Graduate School administers academic policies and procedures and enforces graduate degree requirements which are determined by the Graduate Council and are applicable to all graduate students. In addition, graduate degree programs may set additional policies and degree requirements.
It is important for students to be familiar with both graduate school and degree program policies and requirements, since both must be adhered to for satisfactory academic performance and subsequent graduation. The following sections address graduate school policies and requirements and act as a general guide.
Graduate Student Services
The Graduate School is a customer-oriented center for all persons interested in graduate study at Wright State University, as well as for current graduate students. As you continue your academic career with us, we hope the links provided on this page will lead you to information that will assist you.
In addition, we hope that you will continue to keep close contact with your academic advisor, program director and the Graduate School in order to ensure that your educational journey goes smoothly.
The graduate faculty, the body primarily responsible for graduate study, comprises faculty members whose experience and records of scholarship qualify them to offer graduate-level instruction. The graduate faculty's purpose is to encourage and contribute to the advancement of knowledge through instruction and research of the highest quality. It is responsible for student academic advising and supervision of student research and graduate assistants.
Our group of dedicated faculty have enabled Wright State to boast graduate programs which have received national recognition. Graduate faculty are actively engaged in a variety of research and service learning projects which allow students to relate in class education to real world applications.
Programs & Degrees
The graduate programs at Wright State University provide advanced professional training in the area of a student's field of specialization and afford opportunities to conduct research and special investigations. The student's graduate program of study is an initiation into methods of intensive study and research in some selected area of knowledge. It is the objective of the Graduate School to provide its students with the opportunity to achieve a high level of professional competence.
In addition to the Graduate School, several administrative departments will play a major role in you advancement through your academic program. The links listed below will direct you to the vast majority of non-academic areas with which you will interact on a regular basis. However, if you have difficulty identifying which department or area you need to contact regarding your particular situation, feel free to contact the Graduate School.
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