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Transfer Between Related Master's Programs

Transfer between Related Master’s Programs

This form must be completed to transfer between related degree programs: e.g. MA to M.Ed.

Transfer from Master's to Doctoral Graduate Program

Transfer from Master's to Doctoral Graduate Program

This form must be completed in order to transfer from a master's degree to a doctoral degree program. 

Transfer from Doctoral to Master's Graduate Program

Transfer from Doctoral to Master's Program

Students may apply to transfer from doctoral to master’s programs. Transfers may be approved if they meet the following conditions:

  • Ideally, the transfer is initiated early in the student’s doctoral program.
  • The transfer should be justified on the grounds of its appropriateness for the student’s personal or professional goals. These should be discussed by the student and his or her advisor.
  • Transfer requires the full agreement of both student and graduate program.

Transfers between programs involving a change of discipline must be treated as new admissions.
Transfers from doctoral to master’s programs may have implications for student funding.

Extension to Time Allowed for Degree Completion

Request for Extension to Time Allowed for Degree Completion

This form must be completed to request an extension to the time allowed for degree completion. Additional documentation will be required (refer to page 1 of the form).

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