Important Dates

Outlined below are the key program dates for the next two cohorts that will launch in the near future.

The SFS13 cohort begins August 2014.

The SFS14 cohort begins August 2015.

Application due dates

All DMin cohorts:

  • Rolling application deadline; apply now for next start
  • Enrollment deposit due July 15 of start year



SFS13 cohort

SFS14 cohort

Orientation advance

Sep. 1-6, 2014

Early Sep., 2015

Second advance

Jun. 17-23, 2015 Jun. 2016

Final advance

May 30-Jun. 3, 2016

May 29-Jun. 2, 2017

Module 01


SFS13 cohort

SFS14 cohort

Course registration

by Aug. 15, 2014

by Aug. 15, 2015

Coursework begins

begins Sept. 1, 2014

begins Sept. 7, 2015

Weekly Online Chat

Mondays, 7-8am PDT/PST

Mondays, 6-7am PDT/PST

The Dissertation


SFS13 cohort

SFS14 cohort

Evaluation draft

January, 2017

January, 2018

Oral defense

March, 2017

March, 2018

Final archival copy deadline

April, 2017

April, 2018



SFS13 cohort

SFS14 cohort

Hooding ceremony and commencement

May, 2017

May, 2018

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