9: School of Graduate Engineering and Applied Science

General Information | Degree Programs | Program Descriptions | Course Descriptions | Faculty

Admission Requirements | Financial Assistance | Special Fellowships | General Requirements
Right to Petition | Transfer Credit | Air Force and Army ROTC | Graduate Degree Credit for Undergraduates
Joint Degree Program | Master of Science | Master of Engineering | Part-time Graduate Students
Commonwealth Graduate Engineering Program | Doctor of Philosophy
Virginia Consortium of Engineering and Science Universities (VCES)

Right to Petition

In certain cases there may be extenuating circumstances which cause a deviation from the requirements for the masterís or doctoral degrees. A student has the right to petition the Committee on Graduate Studies requesting such a deviation from the normal requirements. This petition should be in writing and should be endorsed by both the studentís advisor and department chair.


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