Master's Thesis Research   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

RES 9400 - Master's Thesis Research

The thesis can be the culminating research requirement of a master's program. The purpose of this inquiry is to engage the student in integrating and organizing information gained through course work, and applying these skills to a research effort. Thesis research can pursue any question of relevance to student's program by way of disciplined inquiry with a clearly defined methodology. The range of approaches available is the same as for dissertations from qualitatively oriented and experimental studies to theoretical research. Entails written thesis proposal, thesis defense, and thesis research report. (M.A. program only) 6 credit(s)