2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

GCOUP 8016 Applied Research II

Students will prepare their dissertation pilot research. They will determine the research design, objectives, theoretical framework, and methodological approach for data collection and analysis. They will create a dissertation committee and write and submit a proposal to the Institutional Review Board. Students will conduct a small pilot research project that will serve to inform dissertation research. They will write a dissertation proposal, requiring oral review and written approval by the student’s dissertation committee.