The following dissertation examples from some of our students offer a glimpse into our higher education degree programs and the range of topics our students are researching. You can also view a full list (MS Word) of student dissertations.
Exploring the Lived Experiences of First-Year Generation LatinX Community College Students Participating in a College Promise Program: A Phenomenological Inquiry
Fostering Seamless Learning: Structures and Practices That Promote the Integration of Academic and Student Affairs
Amy VanDerWerf Carroll
The Intersection of Race and Spirituality at Faith-Based Colleges: Campus Climate as a Predictor of Spiritual Development
Kristin Paredes Collins
Thriving in College: Predictors of Honors Student Academic, Psychological, and Social Well-Being
Amanda Elaine Propst Cuevas
Predicting For-Profit Student Persistence Using the Student Satisfaction Inventory
The Experiences of Students Who Increased Curiosity During Their First Year of College: A Grounded Theory Study
Kimberly Sudduth Ladd
Thriving in College: The Role of Spirituality and Psychological Sense of Community in Students of Color
Eric James McIntosh
Global Development Through International Volunteerism and Service-Learning: Who’s Saving Whom?
Quality and Quantity of Co-Curricular Involvement as Predictors of College Student Thriving
Matthew K. Vetter
Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.