Program of Study

Fall I

  • First part of PEN 701 Educational Neuroscience Proseminar 
  • PEN 702 Contemporary Methods in Neuroimaging (pending)
  • PEN 703 Foundations of Educational Neuroscience I
  • PEN 705 Neuroethics
  • PSY 711 Statistics I

Spring I

  • Second part of PEN 701 Educational Neuroscience Proseminar
  • PEN 704 Foundations of Educational Neuroscience II
  • EDU 802 Statistics II 
  • Open core elective
  • Complete Preliminary Exam

Summer I

  • PEN 700 Lab Rotation at one of the Partnership Universities

Fall II

  • PEN 801 Guided Studies I: Clerc Center/PK-12 Schools and Two-Way Translation
  • 2 core elective courses

Spring II

  • PEN 802 Guided Studies II: Research
  • Core elective course (advanced statistics) at Gallaudet University or consortium university
  • Open core elective
  • Complete Qualifying Exam
  • Petition to Advance to Candidacy

Summer II

  • PEN 710 Lab Rotation

Fall III

  • PEN 803 Guided Studies III: Theory
  • HSL 893 Seminar in University Instruction and Supervision
  • General elective
  • Complete Comprehensive Exam

Spring III

  • PEN 898 Dissertation Proposal course
  • PEN 831 Doctoral Teaching Internship
  • General elective
  • Defend Dissertation Proposal

Fall IV

  • PEN 900 Dissertation Research
  • General elective

Spring IV

  • PEN 900 Dissertation Research
    (Successfully defend dissertation in Dissertation Defense by end of spring semester)
  • General elective
  • Defend Dissertation
About Gallaudet
Campus Photos
Clerc Center
Communications and Public Relations
Contact Us
Employment Opportunities
Fast Facts
GU Press
Make an Online Gift
Maps & Directions
Mission & Goals
Visitors Center
English Language Institute
Financial Aid
Global Education and Scholar Services
Graduate Admissions
Graduate Orientation
International Admissions
Professional Studies
Test Center
Undergraduate Admissions
Academics & Research
Undergraduate Majors and Programs
Graduate Programs
Professional Studies
Career Center
Academic Catalog & Course Info
General Studies Program
Honors Program
International Student Services
Gallaudet Research Institute
Visual Language & Visual Learning
Campus Life
Bison Shop (bookstore)
Campus Activities
Food Services
Public Safety
Residence Life and Housing
Washington, D.C.
Tools & Resources
Daily Digest
Campus Directory
Subscribe to Gallaudet Alert
Help Desk
Maps & Directions
People @ Gallaudet
Shuttle Bus Services
Gallaudet University | 800 Florida Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002
Copyright © 2014 Gallaudet University