Master’s Students


  • Complete your final draft of your Thesis
  • After approved by your committee, submit to Dr. Peek as a word document so that she can run it through iThenticate.
  • Once approved, you will submit the document to Dr. Joan Nichols in word format.
  • Dr. Nichols will review the document and let you know if there are changes, or if you can go ahead and upload it to the Electronic Thesis Dissertation (ETD) website.
  • Present your research in a public forum before graduation
  • Complete the Graduation Packet. This can be found on the GSBS website,, by clicking Current Students, Ready for Graduation, Graduation Packet. You should make sure that all items on the checklist are complete and then turn them in to the Program Coordinator. They, in turn, will keep a copy for your file and turn it in to the GSBS for you
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