A thesis or dissertation is the culmination of a research project and a professional representation of not only the student's work, but the advisor, program, and Michigan Tech.
Master's students with a thesis option submit a thesis and all doctoral students submit a dissertation to the Graduate School in partial fulfillment of a graduate degree.
It is important that all theses and dissertations are prepared professionally in order to best reflect the quality and intellectual merit of the work. These requirements, procedures, and resources will assist you as you complete your thesis or dissertation.
A new Guide to preparing a dissertation or thesis has been approved, and the web pages have been updated to reflect the new requirements.