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School of Engineering and Applied Science

The Manuscript Style Guides for the front pages of a dissertation and master's thesis provided below have been adapted for the School of Engineering and Applied Science within the context of University formatting standards. These style guides are provided for illustrative purposes only and are not intended to be used as a template. The MS Word templates provided below are offered in a beta format. 

The body of the manuscript (chapters, bibliography and appendices) should be written in a style appropriate for your field of study or your school specific guidelines, with the exception of page margins, page numbering and page order, as shown in the guides.

Styles for formatting bibliographies, footnotes, and/or endnotes should be consistent with the chosen style used to format the body of your document. For more information on citation styles and citation tools, please visit our Writing Styles webpage.

Body of Document Formatting Guidelines: Detailed instructions for formatting a SEAS dissertation/praxis/thesis can be found in the SEAS 2019-2020 Doctoral Handbook on the SEAS website under PhD Program Forms.

Dissertation:

Word Templates: 

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Instructions: Open then save the template under a new name. The text highlighted in yellow on the new document may be edited with your specific information. Please delete the optional pages you do not wish to use.

 

 - DO NOT USE AS A TEMPLATE; for illustrative purposes only

Praxis

Word Template: 

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Instructions: Open then save the template under a new name. The text highlighted in yellow on the new document may be edited with your specific information. Please delete the optional pages you do not wish to use.

 

 - DO NOT USE AS A TEMPLATE; for illustrative purposes only

Master's Thesis

Word Template:

Instructions: Open then save the template under a new name. The text highlighted in yellow on the new document may be edited with your specific information. Please delete the optional pages you do not wish to use.

 

 - DO NOT USE AS A TEMPLATE; For illustrative purposes only