Thesis Project Defense – WRSP 890

CG • Section 16WK • 11/10/2019 to 04/18/2020 • Modified 02/01/2022

Course Description

This is the final course for doctoral candidates completing the doctoral thesis. Doctoral candidates will defend their thesis and finalize the thesis manuscript for publication.

For information regarding prerequisites for this course, please refer to the Academic Course Catalog.


An important part of a doctoral degree is the completion of a capstone thesis. Under the direction of a thesis mentor, the doctoral candidate completes a thesis manuscript, thesis defense, and final document submission.  

Course Assignment

  1. Complete thesis writing.
  2. Complete thesis defense.
  3. Submit the final thesis document to the library.