Doctoral Studies

  • Announcements, Upcoming Events and Deadlines
    Welcome Reception for New Doctoral Students First Fridays Doctoral Colloquium Dissertation Filing Deadlines Dissertation Format Workshops Doctoral Convocation Welcome Reception for New Doctoral Students Steinhardt's New Doctoral Student Welcome reception takes place at the start of each fa... Read More
  • Dissertation Committees, Proposal, and Dissertation – Policies and Guidelines
    Appointment of a Dissertation Committee Dissertation Proposal Dissertation Deadline Information Instructions for Filing for Orals The Final Oral Examination Final Dissertation Approval Format Guidelines Appointment of a Dissertation Committee In order to officially request the appointmen... Read More
  • Doctoral Policies
    Matriculation Doctoral Advisement Doctoral Leave of Absence Schoolwide Course Requirements Pass/Fail Option Student Complaint Procedure Full- and Half-Time Equivalency Status Admission to Degree Candidacy Dissertation Policies and Procedures Matriculation Matriculation is defined as of... Read More
  • Doctoral Student Travel Fund
    Instructions: Review the application criteria listed below. Complete the Doctoral Student Fund Travel Application and have your advisor or Dissertation Committee Chair sign. Attach a one-paragraph abstract of the paper and correspondence indicating the acceptance of the paper by the confe... Read More
  • Doctoral Studies
    Welcome to the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. We welcome you to our school and look forward to working with you as you achieve your doctoral degree.   We are extremely proud of our doctoral students and strive to make your experience with us one that will empow... Read More
  • Forms and Checklists for Doctoral Students
    Our Doctoral Policies include general information and school policy for Steinhardt doctoral students. Students should be sure to consult the appropriate sections as they progress through course work, degree candidacy, appointing a dissertation committee, and submitting the proposal and dis... Read More
  • Funding Program for Full-Time PhD Students
    Full-time PhD students without alternate funding sources are eligible for a generous funding package that includes a scholarship and tuition remission. The Steinhardt Fellows Program Financial support includes a scholarship for three to five years (depending on your program of study and degree req... Read More
  • The Steinhardt School Outstanding Doctoral Student Teaching Award
    This award honors graduate students for their contribution to the creation and delivery of exceptional learning environments. Recipients of the award will receive $1,500. Criteria for Selection All Steinhardt doctoral students who have taught at least one credit-bearing course, either as a teachin... Read More