Thesis template from Penn State University based on psuthesis class.
When using the Interactive Template for the Mac, always make sure you read the first.
Excluding the title page and signatory page, every page in the document, including those with tables and figures, must be counted. Use lower case Roman numerals for the front matter and Arabic numbers for the text. The text (or body) of the thesis must begin on page 1. Follow the template provided at the top of this page.
Use the template provided at the top of this page as a pattern for creating your title page. Be sure all faculty members are identified by their correct professional titles. Check with the department for current information. Do not use such designations as "PhD" or "Dr." on the title page.
Robert Poser has created a site dedicated to thesis templates:
The thesis templates have been created to make it easy to prepare your thesis using LaTeX while adhering to the MIT Thesis Specifications. We make every effort to keep these up to date, but you should always consult the before submitting your thesis. If you notice something in the Thesis Specifications that does not match the templates, please let us know by e-mailing us at AT DOT .The COS Thesis and Dissertation templates conform to the most recent , but they do not contain all required formatting information. These templates are designed to be used in conjunction with the ODU guide. Please consult the guide while using the templates so that you have all of the necessary formatting information for a speedy and easy College of Sciences review. The thesis templates are highly customizable, and there are many options and macros available for your use. Most of these are documented in the comments in each file, especially . You are encouraged to read through the comments.Note: These Word templates are updated to reflect changes in the UTK thesis/dissertation submissions. You no longer need an electronic version of your approval sheet, only the original version that you will have your committee sign.If you have questions concerning the thesis/dissertation template format, please contact the 's Office. If you have difficulty in downloading these documents, contact the . Click on the links below to download the template files.We have a few MS Word templates available for your reference. has page numbers placed on the bottom of the document. , the APA template, has page numbers on the top of the page and APA (6th edition) style headings. If you are writing a "multi-part" or manuscript thesis/dissertation, you may want to use .