Sociology

Dual Phd with Sociology

Example timetable for dual major with Sociology is shown below. Variations of the Summer Research Internship (SRI) and second year projects with research rotations and other program-specific constraints are possible.

Timetable

Informatics CNSSociology
Year 1FallI601I501*S500*
SpringI606I609S510*
SummerSRP/Research Rotation
Year 2FallProject + electiveS530, S540
SpringI709S558
SummerSRI/Research Rotation
Year 3FallElectivesMethods and ElectivesS650
Spring
Summer
Year 4FallDissertation research and elective courses + IU SROC summer undergraduate mentoring program
Spring
Summer
Year 5Fall
Spring
Summer

*I501, S500, S510 and SRP must occur in semesters where they appear, all other courses can be taken in years 1-3.

Orange line represents time when all students must complete course requirements for admission to candidacy, which can happen any time in year 3. Mentorship of under-represented minority undergraduate students, under the Summer Research Opportunities in Computing (IU-SROC) program, occurs in the last two years. The dissertation proposal is expected to occur by the end of year 4 (red line). Dissertation defense is expected to occur during year 5.