The Graduate Studies Committee (GSC) | Geology Faculty Handbook | Kent State University

The Graduate Studies Committee (GSC)

The GSC assists the Graduate Coordinator with the oversight and development of the Department’s graduate program. The GSC reviews proposals for new graduate courses and changes in course content and related curricular matters, and it conducts periodic reviews of the Department’s graduate program as a whole. The GSC may also assume the role of Curriculum Committee for graduate curriculum. The GSC is responsible for graduate recruiting, evaluating applications for admission, evaluating and recommending candidates for graduate appointments, and monitoring the progress and academic performance of graduate students in the Department. The members of the GSC are appointed by the chairperson from the Full Members of the Graduate Faculty.