Graduate Program Requirements


Program Requirements

For a detailed description of the program, please visit the Graduate Home Page. To learn more about program requierments, please read our 2019-2020 Chicana and Chicano Studies Graduate Student Handbook. The handbook covers topics such as: 

  • Ph.D Program Rules and Degree Requirements
  • Optional Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Emphases
  • M.A./Ph.D. Degree Requirements
  • Financial Aid and Employment
  • Tuition, Fees, and Residency
  • Housing
  • Fellowships

Forms and Petitions:

  • Comprehensive Study Plan ( Form A)
  • Yearly Study Plan ( Form B )
  • Employment Commitments ( Form C )
  • Graduate Request for Transfer Credit ( Form D )
  • Graduate Request for UCSB Course Credit ( Form E )
  • Graduate Student Petition for Employment over 50% Time ( Form F )
  • Contract for Independent Study Course ( Form K )
  • Individual Professor’s Evaluation and Grading of Qualifying Examinations ( Form L )
  • Committee’s Evaluation and Grading of Qualifying Examinations ( Form M )
  • Faculty Evaluation of Teaching Assistant(s) ( Form Q )
  • New Faculty Advisor Confirmation ( Form R )

More forms are available on the Graudate Division website.