These dates are "no later than" dates. Participants are encouraged to submit work prior to these dates. Please do not ask for an extension of any of these dates. Submissions should be to firstname.lastname@example.org. Help in setting up your schedule leading to assessment (formerly referred to as the defense) is provided by calling 1-269-471-3552. Where dates fall on a week-end or holiday, count the next business day as the deadline.
|To complete the DMin program and graduate in —>||December||May||August|
To meet graduation application deadlines
Notify the DMin office via email from your advisor (in agreement with your second reader) that you are ready for the project assessment no later than...
Make sure you receive a documented response from the DMin office and submit your manuscript within a week after your approval.
|Provide a completed electronic copy of your project document to the DMin office a week after your advisor's approval has been submitted.||14-April||8-Aug||14-Dec|
|The DMin office sends a copy of your project document to an editor no later than...||21-May||7-Oct||21-Jan|
|The DMin office sets a date for your oral assessment...||4-June||21-Oct||4-Feb|
|The DMin office selects a third reader for the oral assessment committee no later than...||1-Jul||1-Dec||1-Mar|
|The DMin office receives the edited copy from the editor and distributes it to the entire committee and participant no later than...||21-Aug||21-Dec||21-Apr|
|Submit your application for graduation no later than...||5-Aug||5-Jan||5-May|
|All DG's (deferred grades) for modules and course work must be cleared before the oral assessment|
|Oral assessment event is held successfully during...||15-Sep to 15-Oct||22-Jan to 12-Mar||15-May to 13-Jun|
|DMin office submits Recommendation for Graduation to Graduate Records office by...||15-Oct||15-Feb||5-Jun|
|Order your regalia (if you choose custom regalia) no later than...||N/A||15-Feb||15-May|
Post-assessment revisions are submitted to and approved by the advisor, and the DMin office informed of such, no later than...
(Make sure you receive a documented response from the DMin office and submit your manuscript within two weeks after your oral assessment.)
|The revised project document is submitted to the DMin office, then submitted by the DMin office to the editor for post-assessment editing no later than...||5-Nov||1-Apr||6-Jul|
|DMin office submits Project Completion form to Graduate Records office by...||12-Dec||22-Apr||23-Jul|