Master's Student Research Plans
To meet research literacy and writing requirements for a graduate degree, the student should contact the department chair and/or graduate coordinator to select one of the following Research Plan options (I, II, III or IV). All students seeking a master’s degree must register for the appropriate research foundations course the first time it is offered, and after they are admitted to the College of Graduate Studies. Research Plans I, II, III and IV are as follows:
- Plan I: Research Literacy
- Plan II: Research Project
- Plan III: Thesis, Dissertation, Field Study
For determining which Plan is required for a student obtaining his/her degree, including the specific details of the required Research Plan, the student should contact the department chair and/or graduate coordinator in his/her program of study.