The Graduate Studies Committee (GSC) | Hugh A. Glauser School of Music Handbook | Kent State University

The Graduate Studies Committee (GSC)

The GSC includes the following faculty members:

a. One (1) faculty member elected from each graduate degree program in the School.

b. One (1) full-time, resident second year or later graduate music student elected by the graduate assistants at the beginning of the academic year.

c. The Graduate Coordinator, who serves as the GSC Chair.
The GSC assists the Graduate Coordinator with the oversight and development of the School’s graduate program. The GSC is responsible for evaluating applications for admission and evaluating and recommending candidates for graduate appointments. The GSC is also responsible for monitoring the progress and academic performance of graduate students in the School. The GSC reviews proposals for new graduate courses, changes in course content and related curricular matters, and conducts periodic reviews of the School’s graduate program as a whole.