Graduate Program Forms & Handouts

Please note that the Graduate Forms & Handouts are currently undergoing revisions. All currently enrolled SJSU COMM graduate students are enrolled in the Communication Studies Graduate Program Canvas course, which includes the latest information for Comprehensive Exams. Please check the Canvas course for the most recent, up-to-date forms. If you are unable to find a form, please contact our Grad Program Coordinator, Oona Hatton.

Forms & Handouts

(Please note that these forms are not currently up-to-date. For the most recent forms, visit the Canvas shell or contact Grad Program Coordinator, Oona Hatton.)

Graduate Student Handbook (doc)
Refer to this document for information about navigating the program and program policies.

Instructions for Candidacy Form (pdf)
Follow these instructions when filling out your candidacy form.

Request for Plan A Thesis Committee (pdf)
Submit this form with the necessary documentation for the thesis culminating experience.

Request for Plan B1 Comprehensive Exams (pdf)
Submit this form with the necessary documentation for the comprehensive exam culminating experience.

Plan B1 Comprehensive Exam Policies (pdf)
Refer to this document for an overview of the Plan B1 version of the exam and related policies.

Request for a Plan B2 Special Project Committee (pdf)
Submit this form with the necessary documentation for the special project culminating experience.