Doctoral Programs

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Admission & Application

The UIW admission systems process has undergone administrative changes affecting applicants and reporting procedures. Applicants are required to submit GRE or GMAT scores by the published deadlines. Applicant interviews and writing samples must also be scheduled in a timely manner so that admission decisions can be made prior to the scheduled advising timelines. Interested applicants are Look for due dates for these activities.

Application Deadlines

For Summer and/or Fall 2012 Admission
Files must be completed by March 1, 2012 (review process will not begin until after deadline)
Interviews and writing samples to be scheduled mid-March, 2012
Decisions will be made in time for the regular advising period in April, 2012

Alan Dreeben Research Center (ADRC) Supper Series


Research Week

Posters Due February 13, 2012
February 27 – March 2, 2012

Doctoral Student Research Symposium

Proposals Due March 22
April 14, 2012 (Saturday), Joyce Building (JB 126), 9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Past Presentations

  • Dr. David Vequist: Research Opportunities in Medical Tourism
  • Dr. Eun Young Kim: Korean Schools in South Central United States: Meeting the Needs and Expectations of Adolescents
  • Jayme Gonzales: Out with the Old and in with the New: The Effectiveness of Curriculum Changes and Preparation of Students for College Algebra at UIW
  • Wei-Chao Hsu: Exploring Taiwanese Millennials' Decision-Making Styles and Learning Styles
  • Dr. Harold Hardaway: Dispositional Resistance to Change and Impression Management
  • Joe Procter: Professional Redevelopment: Interruptions in Knowledge Management
  • Chiynere Anuwanu: Women in Nigeria

Recent Dissertation Defenses

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  • "Hispanic College Student Women Leaders' Sources of Knowledge and Self-Perceptions of Their Influence" By Jackie Anderson, Dissertation Chair: Dr. Dorothy Ettling
  • "Dispositional Resistance to Change and Impression management Behavior" By Harold Hardaway, Dissertation Chair: Dr. Mark S. Teachout
  • "A Study of Korean Schools in South-Central United States" By Eun Young Kim, Dissertation Chair: Dr. Judith Beauford
  • "Investigating Truancy in Secondary Schools" By Langston B. Williams, Jr, Dissertation Chair; Dr. Dorothy Ettling
  • "High Achieving Mothers and the Choices They Make" BY Marcella Villegas-Garcia, Dissertation Chair: Dr. Jessica Kimmel
  • "Digital Natives: Elements of User Dissertation" By Roberto Montalvo, Dissertation Chair: Dr. Patricia Watkins

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