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Doctoral Dissertation


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Course level: Graduate

This course is a continuation of DOC/733A. In this course, students will finalize their dissertation proposal. Students receive continued support in assessing and improving their readiness and skill preparation for completion of the dissertation proposal. Additionally, students explore communities of scholarship to engage with scholars in their area of practice and to share their future research. Competencies: Articulate strategies for effective proposal completion. Synthesize appropriate research approaches to form a well-aligned and comprehensive dissertation proposal. Formulate a plan for engaging in scholarly communities.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Dissertation Proposal Readiness

Proposal Development

Proposal Development

Proposal Development

Proposal Development and Scholarly Engagement

Proposal Writing, Proposal Submission, and Scholarship

Proposal Writing, Proposal Submission, and Scholarship

Advancing Your Dissertation


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Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

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Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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Credit Transfer

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