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Information for Current MSEM Students

Information, Forms, and Links for Current Students

Accepted into the program? START HERE

Planned Course Schedule (subject to change)

Student Expectations and Timeline for Degree Completion

Orientation PowerPoint only

MSEM General Policies

MSEM Student Competencies

Required Forms Checklist

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Student Research Grants -Apply for funds for your thesis research (see Graduate School Forms link)

Graduate Student Research and Conference Opportunities

Graduate Student Conference and Research Travel Grants (see Graduate School Forms link)

Ogden College Travel Funding Application for Students

Graduate Catalog

The Graduate School Admissions, paperwork, and graduation

Information for Current MSETM International Students

Thesis Documents and Graduation Requirements:

Thesis Procedure

Thesis Writing Guide

Thesis Preparation Links 

University Guidelines for Thesis Preparation

Deadlines for Master's Thesis and CTM Exam Dates

MSEM Thesis Template (docx) Revised 10.11.17

The Basics of APA Style

APA Manual, 6th Edition

WKU Libraries Research Guide for Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences

Library Resources

Online Writing Center and Resources for Thesis Writers

WKU Thesis and Dissertation Video Resources

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)

Need editing assistance? Editing Press

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

Thesis Deposition Process

Thesis Bindery Services


Online Application Form 

Graduate School Forms 

Program of Study Example:       MSEM Example 

MSEM Proposal Approval Form (Form MSEM PA)

Human Subjects Research Application

Update Personal and Program Information

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

Graduate Assistantship Application (for initial first year appointments)

Graduate Assistant Continuation Form (for second year appointments)

JUMP iCap Exception Form (for double-counting courses)


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

Computer Technology Requirements

Best Practices in Mentoring and College Teaching (BPMCT) Required for graduate students scheduled to teach undergraduate classes

Bandwidth Tester

WKU Office of Distance Learning

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Are you a military veteran?

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

Accredited by ATMAE


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 Last Modified 6/3/21