Your advisor or the Office of Graduate Programs staff can confirm that you have a valid committee.
Submit the Establishment of Master's Committee form requesting approval of your committee.
MS Thesis/ Psy D Students: Once a student begins to register for thesis work, continuous registration is required every term INCLUDING SUMMER, until the thesis/ DRP is accepted in the Office of Graduate Programs.
Ph D/ DBA/ Av D Dissertation Students: Once admitted to candidacy, continuous dissertation registration is required every term INCLUDING SUMMER, until the dissertation is accepted in the Office of Graduate Programs.
The required number of registration hours is determined by the date on which the thesis or dissertation is accepted in the Office of the Graduate Programs according to the following schedule.
Theses and dissertations that do not conform to the required format will not be accepted.Students working on their thesis (including DRPs) or dissertation must register for a minimum of 3 hours of Thesis (XXX5999) or Dissertation (XXX6999) per semester.An exception is made in the semester of graduation (see below).Check frequently with your advisor to verify that you have also met all requirements stipulated by your academic unit as you proceed through your program.This list appears at the back of the as soon as they start writing.Students also have the option to publish their work in Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses Global.Students are encouraged to watch the following instructional videos: Search for resources in specific fields and access research resources in the Dissertations and Theses Research Guide.At least 60 days prior to taking the comprehensive exam, your advisor must submit the Establishment of Doctoral Committee form requesting approval of your committee by your academic unit head and director of graduate programs.The written approval must be on file in the Office of Graduate Programs.Students must have already registered for the minimum number of hours required by their program in order to register for fewer than 3 hours of thesis or disseration.To register for zero (0) hours, students must have been registered for at least 3 hours the preceding semester and MUST HAVE ALREADY SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDED.