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ETD Submission: DMA and MM Students

Prepare PDF Copies of Programs

The student should have .pdf files of programs before they begin the process. The files should be titled chronologically by date of performance as follows:

Create an ETD account

  1. Follow the instructions for creating an ETD login.
  2. When creating an account, fill in the required fields as follows:
    • Title: MM Recitals (or) DMA Recitals
    • Type of Document: Project
    • Keywords: Composer names
    • Abstract: Numbered list of projects and composers
    • Your Committee: Names of members of your advisory committee
    • Release Options: Leave box unchecked (no Embargo)
  3. Upload program PDFs

NOTE: Do not forget to submit CDs of your performances to the Graduate School

Instructions for Submitting DMA Project papers

Prepare PDF Copy of Project paper

DMA project papers should follow the Graduate School formatting guidelines: Formatting Guidelines Manual. The files should be titled as follows:

Create an ETD account

  1. Follow the instructions for creating an ETD login.
  2. When creating an account, fill in the required fields as follows:
    • Title:Project Paper Title
    • Type of Document: Project
    • Keywords: Appropriate keywords describing your project’s content
    • Abstract: A 1-2 paragraph abstract summarizing the project paper
    • Your Committee: Names of members of your advisory committee
    • Release Options:Leave box unchecked (no Embargo), or
      • Journal Hold = 1 year
      • TTU-only Hold = available only with eraider access
      • 5-year Hold = 5 years
      • Other Hold = Indefinite (all documents under Journal or Patent embargoes will be released once the hold period expires unless the student contacts the graduate school about an extension)
  3. Upload PDF

Contact

Dissertation Supervisor: Becky Davidson (becky.davidson@ttu.edu) 806.834.3719
Thesis Coordinator: Anastasia Coles (anastasia.coles@ttu.edu) 806.834.4711