When using templates, be sure to read the Standards for Preparing Theses and Dissertations, as there may be format requirements for your work that are outside the scope of these templates. Also, be sure to read and follow the template instructions.

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  • ETD Template for LaTeX Users 

    Office of Thesis and Dissertation Format Review; Allen, Edward B. (Mississippi State University LibrariesUniversity Libraries, 2019)
    LaTeX template for Thesis and Dissertation submission. Available only to MSU-affiliated logged-in users.
  • ETD Templates - Microsoft Word 

    Mississippi State University Libraries (Mississippi State University LibrariesUniversity Libraries, 2019)
    Templates for Microsoft Word 2007+ with new automation features to better facilitate writing theses/dissertations. Read the instructions thoroughly before using. Available only to MSU-affiliated logged-in users.
  • Standards for preparing theses and dissertations 

    Office of Thesis and Dissertation Format Review (Mississippi State University LibrariesUniversity Libraries, 2019)
    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. ...