Alternative to Classroom Study Options
Independent Study courses provide an opportunity for individual pursuit of knowledge in an area not covered in a regularly scheduled classroom course. Independent Study courses include directed readings, advanced problems, specialized research, or specialized projects.
Graduate Co-op is required for students enrolled in the 2-year and 3-year M.Arch degree programs. Students should refer to their specific program requirements to determine their Co-op semester.
- COOP6500: GRADUATE COOP EDUCATION required for 2 and 3 year M.ARCH students only is considered full-time enrollment status. For all other master’s programs, COOP6500 is considered an optional COOP. Students in this instance will not be considered as full time graduate students and should contact their Financial Aid Advisor for information on how this status change will impact their semester .
To qualify for advanced standing credit, students must provide official documentation of military service and follow the process listed below. Veteran students, spouses and dependents will work with the Director of Military Connected Services and complete the following steps: