The more full and complete the thesis or dissertation, the better the experience for your reader, and therefore the better the response to the fruits of your hard work.
Keeping the faculty abreast of rule, policy and procedure changes from the Division of Graduate Studies. Filing all forms in a timely manner.
You may attend the ceremony even if your name is not included in the commencement program. Pages — including pages of illustrative material, bibliography, and appendices — should be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals.
To have your material copyrighted, you must pay an additional fee. This copy will be place in the JSU Library. Keeping the faculty abreast of rule, policy and procedure changes from the Division of Graduate Studies. The outcome of the proposal defense meeting should be clear to you as well as to committee members.
The chairperson will notify the members of the committee, the Department Chair, the College Dean or designee, the Dean of the Division of Graduate Studies and other appropriate persons of the place, date and time of the defense.
You should review literature related to your interests which include research papers, reports, and other pertinent information as relevant to your filed.
In addition the chair is also responsible for… Ensuring that the student is aware of the rules, regulations and policies of the Division of Graduate Studies and the department.
Serving as a liaison between the student and the advisor, if necessary.
An appendix or appendixes or appendicesif included, is preceded by a numbered page with the designation centered vertically and horizontally between the margins. The advisor assists the student in the formation of a committee of the appropriate number of graduate faculty members.
For more information, contact your graduate program Master thesis approval page or the appropriate resource listed below. Page numbers for all other pages must be placed one inch line 7 from the top and even with the right margin. External committee member should have terminal degree from ABET accredited Science, Engineering, Technology programs or graduate degree with extensive industry experience.
Jackson State University is designated as a "higher research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation. In addition the chair is also responsible for… Ensuring that the student is aware of the rules, regulations and policies of the Division of Graduate Studies and the department.
This page is not counted, numbered or listed in the Table of Contents. Alternatively, if a degree completion fee has been approved by the Graduate School, you must have paid the fee in lieu of registration see the Academic Guidelines: The chairperson of the committee for the candidate for the degree, in concurrence with the other members of the committee, shall adhere to the following process.
One copy will be place in the JSU Library, one copy will be sent to the department and one copy is for the student. Spiral binding is a suitable method for meeting this requirement. The Bursar's receipt for all binding fees must be submitted to the Dean's Office along with the copies for binding.The library cannot check your thesis for the page order, and will bind the thesis in the order you present it.
All pages must be numbered with the exception of the title page and advisor approval page. Thesis Formatting Guidelines for Master’s Degree Candidates (rev. 10/22/10) space formatting for the body of your thesis is accepted only with prior approval of your thesis committee and graduate division.
Single-space formatting may be used in the table of contents, footnotes, endnotes, charts, graphs, tables, quotations, captions.
Submit, to the Office of the Registrar, the Thesis Submission Checklist along with one approval page on white white paper with original signatures and the Report on the Final Examination for the Master’s Degree with original signatures.
(Sample of Approval Sheet) APPROVAL SHEET Title of Thesis: (Give title of thesis) Name of Candidate: John Doe Master of, Thesis and Abstract Approved: (*Signature of Supervising Professor___.
Please have committee members sign the approval page at the time of the defense. Students should include the signed approval page as page 2 of their dissertation or thesis when submitting the final document to ETD ProQuest. Thesis/Dissertation Approval Forms.
Effective June 1,thesis and dissertation approval pages are no longer required by the Graduate College. The Graduate College will generate and insert your approval page into your document as page ii. Students can generate approval pages using the provided templates for personal use in bond documents.Download