Sociology

Dual Phd with Sociology

Example timetable for dual-degree 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.