Each student has a maximum period of time in which to fulfill all degree requirements. This maximum period includes the degree’s capstone learning experiences (see the Graduate Degree Capstone Requirements page). The maximum time to complete CCU graduate degrees is as follows:
MAR: eight years
MAC: nine years
MDiv: ten years.
Students who take longer than the maximum period allowed, or over five years to complete a thesis, must petition the faculty for an extension of time.
The petition may be:
Students who have interrupted their course work for four consecutive semesters or more will have their credit hours evaluated by the following guidelines: