Students interested in pursuing an independent/directed study for credit, should download and complete the SBS Independent/Directed Study Agreement and Proposal Form(PDF).

An independent study allows you to research and study an area of interest that is not covered by Suffolk courses as an elective option. The independent/directed study can completed for 1-3 credits. You must have at least a 3.0 GPA and need the approval of a faculty member, department chair, and an academic dean. Before applying for an independent/directed study always consult with your graduate program or faculty advisor.