Joint Program in Social Work

Universities of NCA&T and UNCG

NCA&T and UNCG Joint Programs in Social Work

Dr. Danielle Swick and her colleague Dr. Joelle Powers wrote the following article offering practical tips on how to survive a doctoral program. Dr. Swick adds:

Completing a doctoral program can be a strenuous and difficult process. While there are numerous benefits gained from a doctoral program, there are also roadblocks that students may encounter that can inhibit progress. The following is an article I co-authored that outlines 10 practical tips on how to survive your doctoral program. My co-author and I believe these strategies greatly promoted our successful completion of a doctoral program and attainment of the degree.