The independent study is designed to meet the needs of practicing professionals who desire an alternative to traditional instructional activities. With guidance from a sponsor, participants can undertake a self-designed educational experience for the enhancement of skills and knowledge in a specific area. A sponsor may decline to sponsor an activity at the sponsor’s sole discretion.
An Independent Study application must be completed and approved before the start of the event. At least 10 days advanced notice is appreciated. Applications may be approved with less than 10 days' notice, however, this is not a guarantee.
Types of activities that may be considered (not exhaustive):