Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

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Thesis Information

Thesis Forms

  • Program of Study
    • Should be completed in the second semester.
  • Committee Approval
    • Should be completed once committee members are identified.
    • The Chair of the committee must be KSU Graduate Faculty associated with your program.
    • On a three member committee, two members must be KSU Graduate Faculty.
  • Proposal Approval
    • Should be completed as soon as the committee chair has approved the thesis or project proposal.
  • Petition to Graduate
    • To petition to graduate, students need to log in to the OwlExpress account, select the "Student Records" tab, and click on the "Petition-to-Graduate" link.
  • Thesis/Project Defense Outcome
    • Should be completed only after all revisions are made and approved by the thesis or project committee.
  • Final Submission
    • Should be completed when the final version of the thesis or project is ready to be submitted for publication in the Digital Commons.