Deadlines for MA Capstone

2020-2021 Deadlines

February 1, 2021, Degree Conferred

MA Oral Exam MA Project MA Thesis Due
Spring ’20 Spring ’20 Spring ’20 Thesis or project proposal due to Joanne Arnish; Exam topics/reading list due to advisor
July 15 - Sept. 16, 2020 July 15 - Sept. 16, 2020 Register for NEJS 298A (MA Project) or 299A (MA Thesis) one time only; requires Add/Drop form signed by professor
Oct. 9, 2020 Oct. 9, 2020 Second reader chosen/invited by advisor
Oct. 19, 2020 Oct. 19, 2020 Draft due to advisor
Oct. 30, 2020 Oct. 30, 2019 Oct. 30, 2019 Application for Master's Degree due
Nov. 23, 2020 Nov. 23, 2020 Final date to submit draft to committee
Dec. 8, 2020 Dec. 8, 2020 Dec. 8, 2020 Final date for defense/exam (last day of classes)
Dec. 24, 2020 Dec. 24, 2020 Dec. 24, 2020 Grades due
Jan. 12, 2021 Certification of MA Thesis Acceptance Form due
Jan. 13, 2021 Electronic submission of thesis due by 4 p.m.

May 23, 2021 Degree Conferred

MA Oral Exam MA Project MA Thesis Due
Spring ’20 Spring ’20 Spring ’20 Thesis or project proposal due to Joanne Arnish; Exam topics/reading list due to advisor
Nov. 12, 2020 - Feb. 2, 2021 Nov. 12, 2020 - Feb. 2, 2021 Register for NEJS 298A (MA Project) or 299A (MA Thesis) one time only; requires Add/Drop form signed by professor
Feb. 1, 2021 Feb. 1, 2021 Second reader chosen/invited by advisor
March 2, 2021 March 2, 2021 Draft due to advisor
March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021 March 1, 2021 Application for Master's Degree due
March 12, 2021 March 13, 2021 Final date to submit draft to committee
Passover Break: March 29 to April 2, 2021
April 19, 2021 April 19, 2021 April 19, 2021 Final date for defense/exam
April 2, 2021 Certification of MA Thesis Acceptance Form due
April 21, 2021 Electronic submission of thesis due by 4 p.m.
May 16, 2021 May 16, 2021 May 16, 2021 12 p.m. Grades due for all graduating students: Final Deadline

August 31, 2021, Degree Conferred

MA Oral Exam MA Project MA Thesis Due
June 18, 2021 June 18, 2021 June 18, 2021 Application for Master's Degree due
June 12, 2021 June 12, 2021 Draft due to advisor
July 12, 2021 July 12, 2021 Final date to submit draft to committee
July 30, 2021 July 30, 2021 July 30, 2021 Final date for defense/exam
August 4, 2021 Certification of MA Thesis Acceptance Form due
August 5, 2021 Electronic submission of thesis due by 4 p.m.