Master's Degree Requirements

See also MSWFB, MSFR, MFR Checklists (hyperlinked)

MS-WFB

MS-FR

MFR

Advisory Committee (AC) selected, first semester

3

3

3

Advisory Committee meeting, first semester

Research plan for thesis (title, methods, statistical design, literature review) prepared in consultation with AC

 

GS-2 (Graduate Degree Curriculum) form approved by AC, department chair, and submitted to Graduate School (Enrolled Services); by middle of second semester ($25-$125 late fee assessed!).

Total credit hours required (for MFR students without a Forestry BS, summer camp and all BS level Forestry classes are also required; for more information, see your advisor)

24 (12 @ 800 level) + 6 thesis

24 (12 @ 800 level) + 6 thesis

36 (18 @ 700 level)

Seminar (FOR808/WFB809), two times

No more than 6 credits of special problem credit

FOR 707 - min 2 credits

Thesis submitted to AC at least 2 weeks prior to defense

NA

Cap and gown ordered (if attending graduation)

Final oral examination scheduled (see checklist)

Thesis content approved at final oral exam (defense of thesis)

NA

Results of final oral examination, GS-7 form submitted

Departmental Assessment Report filed with Deanna Burns, 171 P&A

Thesis uploaded:  http://www.grad.clemson.edu/Manuscript.php

NA

Check thesis formatting:  http://www.grad.clemson.edu/Manuscript/documents/Checklist_final.pdf

NA

Application to graduate, GS-4 form submitted

Thesis binding through Deanna Burns (dbrns@clemson.edu); student pays for copies for AC members, family, friends; department pays for departmental copy.

NA