Procedure for Completion of Directed Independent Study Form

  1. The student makes request of instructor to offer Directed Independent Study (DIS).
  2. If the instructor agrees to administer the DIS, the instructor must completely fill in the contract form. Contracts will not be approved until all information is completed.
  3. The contract is then forwarded to the Instructional Dean for approval. The Dean will determine the student’s eligibility to complete the course on an independent study basis. A minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average is required for DIS study. The form then goes to the appropriate Vice President for approval.
  4. If approved, the form is returned to the Instructional Dean's office to enter the class and register the student.
  5. The Dean's office will email the approval of the DIS to the student and the instructor.
  6. Student must pay for class within five days upon notification of approved DIS.