The honors thesis presents both a great challenge and a great opportunity. The preparation for a thesis, including both research and writing, can help focus your interests, provide perspective on your major, develop scholarly skills, and encourage creativity and independent effort.
Writing the thesis can also prove a benefit when applying to graduate or professional school, or applying to a job after graduation. Admissions committees in many of the best graduate and professional schools often consider students especially well qualified who have already participated successfully in the original research represented by an honors thesis.
Students must fulfill the following steps to begin a thesis:
The Alkek Library electronic collection contains previous Honors Theses submitted at Texas State.
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