<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="65001"%> Thesis Track @ UWG

University of West Georgia
Graduate Program in History



The Thesis Track

Students pursuing the thesis track will choose a major field and one minor field of study. They will write a research paper of about 75-120 pages involving original research. They will also take a comprehensive exam that will include an oral defense of the thesis and an oral examination over material in a student's major and minor fields.

Plan 1: M.A. with Thesis

Major field courses                       

15 hours

Minor field courses                                

9 hours

Thesis units

6 hours

History 6684 (Historiography)

3 hours

Elective (with approval)

3 hours


Important links regarding the Thesis Track:

Thesis Track worksheet

Prospectus guidelines

Thesis formatting guidelines

How to write a thesis