Ph.D. Course Requirements

Requirements for I/O Ph.D. Degree

In the I/O Ph.D. program there is a 45 core credit hour requirement, plus a 6 credit thesis and 24 credit dissertation requirement. Although full-time commitment is not required, ability to take courses during normal business hours is required. The admission requirements to the Ph.D. program include a minimum GRE score of 1100 and GPA of 3; please note the actual average of admitted students in higher.

Characteristic Ph.D. Information

  • Typical time to completion (years): 4 - 6
  • Number of course credits required: 45
  • Number of supervised research credits (for a thesis/project): 6
  • Internship: Recommended but not required
  • Number of Dissertation credits: 24
  • Total credits required for degree: 75