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College of Graduate Studies

Candidacy Process


  1. Submit an online application for candidacy via Blue and Gold Connection.  Follow the online graduation user guide created by the Office of the Registrar. If you experience any issues during this process please contact registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811.

  2. Create and complete a final degree plan (Planner) through DegreeWorks within two weeks after your online application is submitted. You will be able to find tutorials on how to create a degree plan/planner and other information about Degree Works here. Your planner will need to be audited and locked by your Graduate Program Coordinator. If you experience any technical issues within Degree Works or need assistance with this process please contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811.

 


  1. Submit an online application for candidacy via Blue and Gold Connection. Follow the online graduation user guide created by the Office of the Registrar. If you experience any issues during this process please contact registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811.

  2. Create and complete a final degree plan (Planner) through DegreeWorks within two weeks after your online application is submitted. You will be able to find tutorials on how to create a degree plan/planner and other information about Degree Works here. Your planner will need to be audited and locked by your Graduate Program Coordinator. If you experience any technical issues within Degree Works or need assistance with this process please contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811


  1. Submit an online application for candidacy via Blue and Gold Connection. Follow the online graduation user guide created by the Office of the Registrar. If you experience any issues during this process please contact registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811.

  2. Create and complete a final degree plan (Planner) through DegreeWorks within two weeks after your online application is submitted. You will be able to find tutorials on how to create a degree plan/planner and other information about Degree Works here. Your planner will need to be audited and locked by your Graduate Program Coordinator. If you experience any technical issues within Degree Works or need assistance with this process please contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811

  3. Submit an abstract and proposal signature page to the College of Graduate Studies to College Hall Room 150 OR via email to the following email address only to GradSchoolCandidacy@tamuk.edu

  1. Submit an online application for candidacy via Blue and Gold Connection. Follow the online graduation user guide created by the Office of the Registrar. If you experience any issues during this process please contact registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811.

  2. Create and complete a final degree plan (Planner) through DegreeWorks within two weeks after your online application is submitted. You will be able to find tutorials on how to create a degree plan/planner and other information about Degree Works here. Your planner will need to be audited and locked by your Graduate Program Coordinator. If you experience any technical issues within Degree Works or need assistance with this process please contact the Office of the Registrar at registrar@tamuk.edu or 361-593-2811

  3. Submit an abstract and proposal signature page to the College of Graduate Studies to College Hall Room 150 OR Via email to the following email address only to GradSchoolCandidacy@tamuk.edu  


It is your responsibility to follow up with College of Graduate Studies to ensure that the final requirements were submitted.