International Development Program
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Graduation Deadlines

Final conferral of the MIDA degree is scheduled for 31 December 2024.
Please remember that your completion deadline may be sooner as you have six years from when you first began your degree to complete all requirements for graduation. Please work diligently and plan accordingly.

Comp Exam* taken On or Before

Application for Graduation Deadline**

Research Project Approved by Mentor

Research Project Approved by Advisor

Graduation Date***

10 May 2021

20 May 2021

01 June 2021

01 July 2021


08 August 2021

10 September 2021

16 September 2021

01 November 2021

01 December 2021

31 December 2021

10 January 2022

20 January 2022

01 March 2022

01 April 2022


08 May 2022


    * To be eligible to take the Comprehensive Exam, you must:
      • Have regular admission.
      • Have completed all of your degree requirements except your final Research Project (IDAS697).
      • Be financially cleared.

   ** Email to confirm if your Application for Graduation in on file.

   *** A graduation ceremony is planned on the Andrews Unviersty Campus in Berrien Springs, Michigan for each April/May and July/August graduation date.
          Participation is optional.
Those receiving a December degree conferal may choose to participate in the following April/May graduation ceremony.





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