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§ 2511.701. Authorization

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. EducationEffective: September 4, 2012

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 4. Commonwealth Higher Education Modernization Act (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 7. Doctoral Degrees
Effective: September 4, 2012
24 P.S. § 2511.701
§ 2511.701. Authorization
(a) General rule.--In addition to the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, all State-owned universities may provide graduate instruction at the doctoral level in areas of study leading to professional doctorates, also known as applied doctorates. Professional doctoral degrees need not be offered in conjunction with any other institution chartered to offer education at the doctoral level.
(b) Exception.--The authorization under subsection (a) does not include the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree for any State-owned university, except for the Indiana University of Pennsylvania.


2012, July 5, P.L. 962, No. 104, § 701, effective in 60 days [Sept. 4, 2012].
24 P.S. § 2511.701, PA ST 24 P.S. § 2511.701
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 40. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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