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Dissertation Calculator

based on the Dissertation Calculator (University of Minnesota) -- "breaks down the dissertation process into manageable deadlines and provides you with important resources and advice"

University of Minnesota Dissertation Calculator

Read the narrative for this stage on the University of Minnesota (UMN) website, then use the links listed below to update the links in the narrative and to locate UCF resources equivalent to those described for UMN.

UMN Stage 5 -- UCF Links for Steps 1 through 4

Step 1: Negotiate what you want/need/expect from your advisor, and what the advisor will want/need/expect from you.

Step 2: Work with your dissertation committee chair to set up your committee.

Step 3: Plan an on-going feedback gathering process.

Step 4: Take seriously your role as a proactive dissertation advisee.