Independent Study

Independent study projects provide an opportunity for an interested student to explore a subject area of particular importance to her/him not otherwise available in the department’s curriculum. They allow students to pursue in depth field or library research as apprentice scholars or as policy analysts.

More information on independent studies (PDF)

The Department has in place a Human Subjects Research Policy which must be followed when any empirical investigations involving human subjects are taking place.

Human Research Policy Procedures (PDF)