Time Limits for Graduate Degree Completion

Master’s Degree - 5 years from matriculation

Doctoral Degree - 9 years from matriculation

Certificate of Graduate Study - 5 years from matriculation

Micro-Certificate of Graduate Study - 3 years from matriculation

All courses applied towards the degree must be taken within 7 years for Master's degrees, 9 years for Doctoral degrees, 5 years for Certificates of Graduate Study, and 3 years for micro-Certificates of Graduate Study. Individual departments may set deadlines within these time limits.