Milestones & Deadlines
The PhD in Media Studies program requires the completion of 6.0 courses, Fields Exam, a thesis proposal and a thesis.
The program normally proceeds in the following way:
|Y2||Formation of Advisory Committee and Qualifying Meeting||Fields Exam||Fields Essay Submitted|
|Y3||Fields Exam & Thesis Proposal||Thesis Research & Writing||Thesis Research & Writing|
|Y4||Thesis Research & Writing||Thesis Submitted||Thesis Defense|
Current students should visit the FIMS intranet for the full instructions for the Media Studies Doctoral Fields Examination and Thesis Proposal (login required).