Graduate Support Office

Dissertation Announcements

Scheduled Defense Sessions for Doctoral Proposals and Final Dissertations

After the Doctoral Dissertation Committee has determined that the final draft of the dissertation is suitable for presentation; the Committee will request the scheduling and announcement of the Dissertation Defense (also called Final Oral Examination or Oral Defense). 

A copy of the announcement should be sent to the USF Office of Graduate Studies, preferably two weeks in advance of the defense date. The announcement must also be posted in a public forum for a minimum of twenty-four hours to comply with statute requirements for a public meeting. Below is a list of announcements for the current semester's Dissertation Proposals and Final Defense Sessions in the College of Education. 

NOTE: Announcements are sorted by the date of the defense

Fall 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Proposals and Final Defense Sessions

September 2017

October 2017

November 2017

December 2017