Writing Resources

Graduate School of Business & Public Policy

Acquisition Research Program

Graduate Student Acquisition Research Program

Handbook Series

APA Citation Style (6th ed.)
Many excellent examples, including those specific to the ARP:  Defense acquisition regulations, directives, instructions, memoranda.

Writing Style & English Usage

Analysis Planning Methodology: For Thesis, Joint Applied Project, & MBA Research Reports
How to plan and map out your research.  Includes a planning matrix for how to proceed with your research.

Effective Tables, Figures & Frequently Used Terms


U.S. Students
You are welcome to contact the Thesis Processing Office for editing help, and may choose to hire someone from the list of approved editors.  A private agreement between parties establishes payment for services.

International Students
You are eligible to receive free editor services once you are two quarters from graduation.  Check with the Thesis Processing Office.  Costs are covered by the Program.