MD/PhD Progress Points Deadlines
(See section under Progress Points for details)
|Declaration of Dissertation Advisor and MTA||End of 2nd summer after 1st year of matriculation|
|Completion of Core Curriculum||End of 2nd semester after matriculation|
|Completion of General Knowledge Exam||Fifth semester after matriculation|
|Submission of Thesis Proposal||Seventh semester after matriculation|
|Successful defense/deposit of Dissertation||Variable: current average is end of 12th semester after matriculation|
The maximum time limit for completion of all requirements for the PhD and MD degrees is ten years after matriculation in the MD/PhD Program.
Students who do not meet these deadlines will be placed on academic probation.