Academic Programs Catalog

Graduate Education

Doctoral Programs

Publication of Dissertation

An electronic copy of the dissertation will reside in the MSU library. The abstract will be published online under Dissertation Abstracts, at The student may order bound paper copies for the department, the school, the director, or others through ProQuest-UMI or may make other arrangements for obtaining bound paper copies.

An extra fee is charged by ProQuest-UMI if the dissertation is to be copyrighted.

For information regarding publication hold/embargo of your thesis or dissertation by ProQuest, please contact The Graduate School at, or call 1-517-353-3220.