Doctoral Description

Doctoral Description
 
Doctoral Dissertation
A dissertation that has been approved as to specific length or topic. The subject must be directly relevant to the degree. Previously published research material of high quality and importance may be submitted to meet this requirement.

Project
An original project of sufficient magnitude to be equal to a standard doctoral dissertation but of such professional of social value that its early completion and reporting will be immediately beneficial.

FORMAT FOR THESIS OR DISSERTATION
All theses and dissertations should follow the basic form found in such manuals as “A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses and Dissertations” by Kate L. Turabian. Manuals are available at most bookstores or libraries.

In certain circumstances, permission may be granted to use another format, such as a previously published book.

One Copy of your project, dissertation, or thesis must be submitted to the university prior to graduation. The title and author should be displayed in the copy.