5991, Non-credit Independent Study. (0-0-0) The purpose of this course is to allow a graduate student to remain continuously enrolled as an auditor and access services required to complete the degree after completing all degree requirements except for completion of examinations or other non-course capstone requirements. Candidates in thesis options use non-credit thesis (5951). Prerequisites: Candidate must retain degree seeking status and secure permission of the department chair or graduate coordinator. Credits: Audit only.