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All PAU alumni dissertations are available online.

Access PAU alumni dissertations as well as a "comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world" through the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global database.

See below for information on searching for PAU dissertations and for information for doctoral students beginning to work on their dissertations.

Search for PAU Dissertations

To find all PAU dissertations, enter this string into the search box:

sch.Exact("Pacific Graduate School of Psychology" OR "Palo Alto University")

To search for PAU dissertations that include particular keywords, click on the Advanced Search tab in PQDT, enter your search terms in the first box, and then enter that same string into the second search box:


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Dissertation Information for Doctoral Students

Doctoral students beginning to work on their dissertations should consult the webpages for their respective programs: