Grad Resources

Thesis and Comprehensive Exam Guidelines
This document contains all the information MFA students need to know about their thesis project (requirements, script defense, thesis defense, etc.) as well as information about the comprehensive examinations.

Guidelines for class entering Fall 2016

Guidelines for class entering Fall 2015

Guidelines for class entering Fall 2014

Guidelines for class entering Fall 2013

Guidelines for class entering Fall 2012

Guidelines for class entering in Fall 2011

Graduate Faculty

The following faculty are members of the Digital Filmmaking graduate faculty and are eligible to serve on thesis committees. Only faculty with full or associate graduate status are eligible to chair a thesis committee.

Graduate Faculty Member Category Expires
Browne, Kevin Affiliated Fall 2018
Churchill, Chris Associate Spring 2019
Fritzges, Chris Affiliated Fall 2018
Gunter, Michael Full Fall 2023
Hutchinson, Bruce Full Fall 2018
Gerber, Jen Full Spring 2019
Meador, Scott Full Fall 2022
Stanley, Stephen Full Fall 2019

Thesis Committee Form
Students must complete and turn in this form during Spring of their 2nd year.

Thesis Committee Form

Thesis Committee Change Form
Students must complete this form if they wish to change members of their committee.

Thesis Committee Change Form

MFA Continuous Enrollment Form
Students must complete and turn in this form upon successful completion of their script defense.

Continuous Thesis Hour Enrollment Form

Notice of Intent to Complete a Master’s Thesis

Students must complete and turn in this form upon successful completion of their script defense.

Notice of Intent to Complete a Master’s Thesis Form

Thesis/Dissertation Submission Checklist
This document is provided by the graduate school and provides a checklist of all the forms and documents that must be turned into the UCA graduate school office to be eligible for graduation.

Thesis/Dissertation Submission Checklist

Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Guide
This document is issued by the graduate school and contains more general information about requirements for formatting the written portion of the thesis project.

Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Guide

Graduation Application Form
The graduation application form is due early in the semester you plan to graduate.  You can find the form, other related documents, and deadline dates here.