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Master's Plan

Plan I (Thesis). This plan requires 36 units of graduate courses and, in addition, the passing of a written prequalifying examination, and a thesis. At least 21 of the 36 units must be graduate coursework in the major field.

Plan II (Capstone Requirement). This plan requires 36 units of graduate courses and, in addition, the passing of a written prequalifying examination, and a capstone paper requirement consisting of a detailed literature review in lieu of a thesis. At least 21 of the 36 units must be graduate coursework in the major field. No thesis is required.

Detailed information regarding the PTX Master's program: