Western Kentucky University

Information for Current MSETM Students

Information, Forms, and Links for Current Students


Planned Course Schedule (subject to change)

Student Expectations and Timeline for Degree Completion

MSETM General Policies

MSETM Student Competencies

Graduation and Required Forms Checklist

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Student Research Grants Apply for funds for your thesis research

Graduate Student Research and Conference Opportunities

Graduate Student Conference and Research Travel Grants

Ogden College Travel Funding Application for Students

Graduate Catalog

The Graduate School Admissions, paperwork, and graduation

Thesis Documents:

Thesis Procedures

Thesis (AMS 599) Writing Guide

Thesis Preparation Links

University Guidelines for Thesis, Specialist Projects, and Dissertations 

University Guidelines for Thesis Preparation

Deadlines for Master's Thesis

MSETM Thesis Template (docx) Revised 7.10.14

The Basics of APA Style

APA Manual, 6th Edition

WKU Libraries Research Guide for Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences

Library Resources

Online Writing Center

Research Compliance Office (approval forms for research involving human subjects)

CITI instructions (web-based ethics training course for those conducting research with human subjects)

IRBNet (create and submit your human subjects application)

Top Scholar Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences Theses NEW (view previously completed theses)

Thesis Deposition Process

Thesis Bindery Services


Form A (Online Application)

Form C     Form C Example

Form D

MSETM Thesis Committee Form (Form MSETM GC)

MSETM Proposal Approval Form (Form MSETM PA)

Human Subjects Research Application

Form E (required at thesis/project oral examination and defense)

Course Change Form

Update Personal and Program Information

Application for Graduation

Certificate Program of Study

Interim Non-Degree Change Form (for non-degree seeking students only)

Graduate Assistantship Application (for initial appointments)

Graduate Assistant Continuation Form (for second year appointments)

Undergraduate Enrollment in Graduate Courses


Distance Learning Student Resource Portal (online writing center, orientation, tutoring, technology support and more)

Computer Technology Requirements

Bandwidth Tester

WKU Office of Distance Learning

Are you an adult learner?

Are you a military veteran?

Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)

 Last Modified 7/10/14