By signing this form I am certifying that the version I submitted is the final copy approved by my advisory committee, has been analyzed by appropriate plagiarism-detection software, and all published material in this dissertation/thesis has the appropriate copyright permissions to be reproduced and are included in the appendix. Furthermore, if IRB approval was required for this research, a copy of that approval is included in the appendix. I hereby grant to USF and its agents the non-exclusive license to archive and make accessible my thesis or dissertation in whole or in part in all forms of media, now or hereafter known. I retain all other ownership rights to the copyright of the thesis or dissertation. I also retain the right to use in future works (such as articles or books) all or part of the thesis or dissertation.
Required Release Agreement:
Document is submitted electronically (ETD) and archived under the release option noted both on this form and in the online final submission system when the PDF file is uploaded. If a restriction has been noted, electronic publication of the document will be delayed for one year from the date of final approval by the USF Graduate School. Select One Option:
Note: Access information is also selected in the ProQuest system. Selections for both this paper form and in the online system
MUST MATCH or the release information will be invalid and the manuscript will be released immediately for worldwide access.
The aforementioned manuscript has been reviewed and approved to meet the thesis or dissertation requirement by the student’s supervisory committee. The undersigned agree to abide by the statements above, and confirm that this Certificate of Approval Form serves as confirmation that the thesis/dissertation defense has been successfully completed and that the thesis or dissertation, including the Abstract, is approved and ready for submission and publication through the University Graduate School.
COMMITTEE (CO-) MAJOR PROFESSOR(S) CONTENT ANALYSIS
By signing below, the (Co-)Major Professor(s) confirms the analysis of the report generated from running the student-uploaded dissertation/thesis through a plagiarism-detection software
and believes, based on that analysis as well as the limitations inherent in such detection software, that this dissertation/thesis is not plagiarized.. The generated report must be attached; check here: if parts of the document have previously been published.
COMMITTEE VERIFICATION: The Associate Dean of the College or the Dept. Program Director (in the Colleges of AS & BCS) attests that the committee listed above was previously approved by the college, as well as that the authenticity of each member’s signature.