Important Dates

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

The SFS14 cohort begins August 31, 2015.

The SFS15 cohort begins September 5, 2016.

Application due dates

All DMin cohorts:

  • Rolling application deadline; Apply now for the next start date.
  • Enrollment deposit due July 15 of start year

Advances

Advance

SFS14 cohort

SFS15 cohort

Orientation advance

Aug. 31- Sept. 4, 2015

Sept. 5-9, 2016

Second advance

June 13-23, 2016 June, 2017

Final advance

June, 2017

June, 2018

Module 01

Event

SFS14 cohort

SFS15 cohort

Course registration

by Aug. 15, 2015

by Aug. 15, 2016

Coursework begins

begins Aug. 31, 2015

begins Sept. 5, 2016

Weekly Online Chat

Mondays, 9-10am EDT/EST

Mondays, 10-11am EDT/EST

Coursework phase

Module

Cohort 14

Module

Cohort 15

Fall 15 Module
  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2015
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 9-10am EDT/EST
  • Advance: Aug. 31-Sept. 4, 2015
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2015
Fall 16 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 10-11am EDT/EST
  • Advance: Sept. 5-9, 2016
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2016
Spring 16 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 9-10am EDT/EST
  • Holy week break: Mar. 21-25, 2016
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2016
Spring 17 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 10-11am EDT/EST
  • Holy week break: April 10-14, 2017
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2017
Summer 16 Module
  • Begins: May. 2, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 9-10am EDT/EST
  • Advance: June 13-23, 2016
  • Ends: June 24, 2016
Summer 17 Module
  • Begins: May. 8, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 10-11am EDT/EST
  • June, 2017
  • Ends: June 30, 2017
Fall 16 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2016
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 9-10am EDT/EST
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2016
Fall 17 Module
  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 10-11am EDT/EST
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2017
Spring 17 Module
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2017
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 9-10am EDT/EST
  • Spring Break: Mar. 27-31, 2017
  • Holy week break: April 10-14, 2017
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2017

Spring 18 Module

  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Online Chat: Weekly on Mon. at 10-11am EDT/EST
  • Holy week break: Mar. 26-30, 2018
  • Ends: Apr. 27, 2018

The Dissertation

Draft

SFS14 cohort

SFS15 cohort

Evaluation draft

January, 2018

January, 2019

Oral defense

February, 2018

February, 2019

Final archival copy deadline

April, 2018

April, 2019

Graduation

Event

SFS14 cohort

SFS15 cohort

Hooding ceremony and commencement

April, 2018

May, 2019

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