Titles

Title Page

The title page shows the thesis title and the author’s name. See examplePDF versionText only version

Thesis title:
     ALL CAPITAL letters
     Centered on the page horizontally and vertically
      Long titles should be broken logically into more than one line, arranged in an inverted pyramid
        -1½- or double-spaced between lines
     Brief and descriptive, avoiding introductory phrases like “A Study to Determine…” or “An Investigation and Evaluation of….”

The author’s name:
     Author's name is preceeded with lower case "by" (don't add the quotation marks to your title page)
       - leave 1½- or double-space between by and author's name. 
     Author's name in upper- and lower case letters
     Centered horizontally
     One- inch above bottom margin

The title page is unnumbered.


Chapter Titles

     See examplePDF versionText only version
     ALL CAPITAL letters
     Centered on the page horizontally
     One inch below the top margins
     Consistently use same title style

Preferred Style:
     CHAPTER ONE (or TWO, THREE, etc)
       -followed by 1½- or double-spaced   
    TITLE
       -Multi-line titles should be broken logically into more than one line, arranged in an inverted pyramid,
       -1½- or double-spaced between lines.

Acceptable Style:
     CHAPTER ONE: TITLE
     -This style is acceptable for one line titles