Ph.D. Minor

Ph.D. Minor:

Ph.D. students majoring in the MSE Department must choose a minor either in a distinctly different field of study within the Department or preferably in a different department within the University. The selection of the minor area will be done with the approval of the student's advisor in consideration of the student's goals. If taken within the Department, the minor shall consist of a minimum of 9 units of graduate credit courses listed in the Department.

Ph.D. candidates in other departments at the University of Arizona who wish to take a minor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering will be required to take a minimum of 9 units of graduate credit courses listed in the MSE Department. An advisor will be assigned by the MSE Department Head. The advisor will work with the candidate to develop a list of courses that is acceptable to the MSE Department faculty and appropriate with the objectives of the candidate. The advisor and at least one other member of the MSE Department faculty shall constitute the student's Minor Committee.

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