Standards for preparing theses and dissertations
Office of Thesis and Dissertation Format Review
The thesis or dissertation is a formal research paper presented by a graduate student to the Graduate Faculty at Mississippi State University, who certify that the presented work meets the standards of the academic discipline. The Graduate School of Mississippi State University would like to extend to you, the student, a special welcome as you undertake the development and writing of your thesis or dissertation, an exciting and critical part of your academic achievement. Personnel in the Library’s Office of Thesis and Dissertation Format Review are available to assist you in understanding the various policies and procedures necessary for submitting your thesis or dissertation for format approval.