Independent Study

Ready to learn in your own way and blaze a new path?

You will need to confirm the description, requirements, and method of evaluation of your independent study with the supervising professor. When the details have been nailed out, the independent study form should be sent to the Boler School of Business Dean’s Office for approval.


Graduation Application

So your time in the Boler School of Business graduate program is coming to an end, and you are ready to cloak yourself with your hood. However, before you can wear your hood with pride, be sure you have read and understand the Graduation Procedures for Boler School of Business Graduates and have filled out a Graduation Application.


Graduate Student Academic Petition Form

Need to substitute / waive a course for Boler Graduate requirements?

There might be times when, under special circumstances, a student needs to substitute or waive a course requirement tied to their Boler Graduate Program. Give us the information about the course/requirement, including the required course information, the substitute course information, and the reason a substitution or waiver is needed. After submitting the form, it will be routed to the Assistant Dean and Associate Dean for review and decision. Once the Petition is completed, you will receive notification with the outcome and your next steps.


5th Year Accountancy Scholarship Application

Need a little help funding graduate school career?

  • Step 1: Apply
  • Step 2: Request the scholarship after it has been awarded

This scholarship is intended for students in the 5th year program who are not yet qualified to sit for the CPA exam.


Complete Withdrawal Form

There might be times when, under special circumstances, a student needs to withdraw from John Carroll University for one semester or longer. When this time comes, students need to complete the withdrawal form and bring it to the Office of Graduate Studies to discuss the process for withdrawal. Please print the Complete Withdrawal Form, complete the student information section, and bring the form to the Dean’s Office of the Boler School of Business.