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We have developed a reputation as the PREMIER dissertation coaching program in the United States.  


  • Individual, one-on-one private coaching in all areas of your dissertation.
  • UNLIMITED private phone coaching sessions, unlimited critiques of your work, unlimited email coaching, unlimited forum support, and post-boot camp support.
  • Expert coaching at affordable tuition fees, for less than what most students pay for a 3-credit doctoral level course.
  • Multiple program length options, including 4 weeks, 8 weeks, and 12 weeks based upon your individual needs.
  • Worldwide reputation among doctoral students, universities, and committee chairpersons for our results oriented coaching
  •  Flexible Payment and Installment Plans for all 
  • No Risk 100% Money Back Guarantee 

Due to our high success rates with doctoral candidates, affordable enrollment fees, and financing options, there is strong demand for our program.

Therefore we ask that you read through all of the information carefully and answer the questions in the strategy call application honestly so we can ensure that you are a good fit for the program.

Why You Should Finish Your Dissertation and Why Others Don't Make it

Greetings Doctoral Candidate,

Congratulations on making it this far in your educational career!

Are you currently working on a dissertation or approaching the start of dissertation courses? If so, then you are in the right place.

U.S. News & World Report noted that people with doctoral degrees will earn $2 million+ more than those holding bachelors degrees over their lifetime! In fact, holding a doctoral degree still remains one of the most prestigious academic distinctions in the world.

Yet, only about half of doctoral students actually obtain it, so the total number of terminally degreed individuals in the United States sits at less than 1%. Why is this?

According to the PhD Completion Project, the latest completion rates for doctoral students entering a program and finishing within 7 years are between 55% and 64%, depending on the field. This same source reported that over 50,000 students drop out of their doctorate program each year!


  • Lack of proper mentoring and support
  • Feelings of aimlessness and exhaustion
  • Lack of community
  • Poor relationships with supervisors.

The professional and psychological consequences of remaining in ABD status can be serious and debilitating.

And don't forget the money. Doctoral students who don't finish stand to lose tens of thousands of tuition dollars as well as potential future income.

That's why we developed Dissertation Success Boot Camp - to help propel you forward and position you for the best chance of success in earning your doctorate!

Listed below is information about the boot camp, including a description of activities, agenda, and value.

We look forward to working with you,


Dr. Justin Bateh 

Who Should Sign Up For This Boot Camp?

The Dissertation Success Boot Camp is for doctoral students who are in the dissertation stage and are fully committed to making progress on their work.

Do you feel overwhelmed by the dissertation process?

Do you feel stressed and isolated?

Are you failing to motivate yourself and focus on what you need to do?

Are the steps that you need to take to develop your dissertation confusing?

Do you find that it’s difficult to hold yourself accountable to deadlines?

Do you find that you lack support and motivation to make progress?

Do you feel like no matter how hard you work or how many times you draft a chapter that you are not making progress?

The stage you are in doesn't matter, If you feel stuck, discouraged, or unsure about how to move forward, this boot camp is for you.

If you are confident in your work and looking for a big push to get to the next phase, this boot camp is for you.

No matter what stage you are in this boot camp can help propel your work to the next level and help better position you for success.

Why Should I Choose This Boot Camp?

The Dissertation Success Institute is comprised of an elite team of experts having over 50 years of research experience.

We focus on results and outcomes.

Our success means that you finish your dissertation.

Our only goal is to help you accomplish this major lifetime achievement.

As a small, dedicated, team of professors, dissertation chairs, methodologists, executive coaches, and curriculum developers, we know the world of academia and how to successfully complete a dissertation.

Our team of dedicated coaches are here and waiting to help you take back control of your academic workload, with a fresh new perspective and practical assistance that will ease your stress and provide you with true and genuine support. 

A Small Listing Of Colleges and Universities That Our Clients Have Attended

Northeastern University

Grand Canyon University

Walden University

Columbus State University

University of New England

Northcentral University

Concordia University

Capella University

University of Texas at Austin

University of North Texas

Gwynedd Mercy University

North Carolina A&T

Bowling green state university Ohio

Sam Houston State University

Rutgers University

University of West Florida

Aurora University

Indiana University of PA

Texas A&M University

University of Alabama

Samar State University

University Southern Cal

University of the Rockies

Arizona State University

Lincoln Memorial University

Prescott College

East Tennessee State University

University of Washington

Widener university

Abilene Christian University

The College of William and Mary

University of Phoenix

Fielding Graduate University

Amridge University

California Southern University

American University

Ohio University

Wayne State University

Virginia Tech

Ball State University

Morgan State University

Southern New Hampshire University

Regent University

Georgia Southern University

University of Missouri-Kansas City

University of Colorado

University of South Alabama


Real Success Stories

Dr. Tessa Rivera And How She Finished in 6 months

Dr. Tessa joined our program in December 2016 and defended in August 2017. Her dissertation was titled: Defining Administrative Support: Perceptions and Experiences of Private Secondary School Educators.

From Tessa: Could not have reached this milestone without the support of you and your team, So....Thank You...for everything!!! Your service made this possible and WORTH EVERY DOLLAR INVESTED!

Congratulations Dr. Tessa!

Watch this quick video as Dr. Tessa explains how she utilized our boot camp to finish her dissertation.

As you plan your dissertation goals, take a look at this 3 minute video by a recent graduate, Dr. Shari Merlano.

Dr. Merlano came to us in distress. She had a goal of finishing in December but according to her, that wasn't looking so great. With our coaching and through her hard work, she beat her stated deadline and completed her final defense a month earlier than her goal date!

Watch how Dr. Melano was able to accomplish this (it's only 3 minutes and well worth the time):

Tiffany joined our coaching program last summer (2016).

She had been working on her Doctor of Education degree for nine – yes 9! – years!

She was told that she can't stay in the program forever and has been warned about her lack of progress.

She had cycled through three chairs.

She also has had to deal with real life issues: a marriage, a pregnancy, a birth, medical conditions, and family issues.

After 9 years of struggling, Tiffany reported this progress after working with our team in just the first few months:

In 2 months, I just received notification that my URR approved my proposal draft … I truly wish I would have stumbled across this program years ago. My doctoral journey may have actually been pleasurable and NOT as expensive… I enjoy reading the informative posts and meeting new people! Glad I joined! I believe this community is an excellent resource for doctoral candidates.

Now, we are proud to announce that Tiffany has defended her dissertation and has become Dr. Curry!

Story of Jennifer Collins

"I struggled with believing in my ability to do this lately and it's reassuring to know that I'm not alone. It feels like my committee through the University isn't really on my side and are waiting to see me fail.

Dr.Bill is not like that at all. When I doubt myself, he reminds me that I CAN do this and finish. I'm not a person who quits things so quitting is not an option for me but sometimes the process feels overwhelming. Knowing that Dr.Bill understands my journey and can relate to it, is incredible. The hurdles that I face are less daunting because I know I'm not alone.

It's really helpful when we can share screens and Dr. Bill can walk me through things. (SPSS, Nvivo, Qualtrics, etc.) I've never been taught these programs so having him there to help me is powerful.

I've recommended this program to others and one person has joined this group! It's nice to have the support from the mentors but also from peers. You see the end of this journey even when we can't see the finish line.

This journey isn't just about writing a paper and doing research, it's much more complex. Having support in the journey is critical. He keeps telling me I have everything I need to finish the dissertation. Even when I'm doubting myself, I trust him."

Testimonials From Real Boot Camp Members

A Note On Ethical Boundaries

Please be sure to review our Guidelines and Ethical Boundaries that we expect all clients to follow and that we abide by. We have developed a very respected reputation among students, dissertation chairs, and universities to provide coaching to dissertation students. We will not ever put this reputation at risk.

Is This The Right Program For Me? 

If you are working on a dissertation - regardless of the stage - the answer is YES.

We look for two characteristics when a client begins our boot camp:

Identification of a single goal that you feel you can accomplish.

In other words, are you stuck on the prospectus? Lit review? Data Collection? In an intensive boot camp, you can expect to be able to achieve a very clear and distinct goal - maybe even two or three.

YOU determine these with your coach and we customize our weekly mentoring to your goal.

Are you motivated?

If you do not believe you can succeed, why should we? We know each person is capable, but capability and talent only go so far.

You have to want to finish and want to work with a coach to help you get there.

Our coaching program is designed around YOUR unique status and goals. Regardless of which step you are in within your dissertation stage, your coach will work with you to identify a plan of action for your coaching program along with clear goals and objectives to meet during the program.

We know that you are seeking outside coaching because you may not be getting the support you need, motivation you need, or mentoring that you need – and that’s why you come to us. As the PREMIER dissertation coaching company, our PhD level expert coaches literally “hold your hand” and provide superior service and support to our students.

Here is a sample listing of areas that we can coach you in depending on where you are at.


  • Coach you on how to summarize the contents of your thesis to complete the introduction
  • Coach you on how to describe the background of the problem
  • Coach you on how to summarize the theoretical foundations and review of the literature
  • Coach you on how to identify the problem statement
  • Coach you on how to identify the purpose of your study
  • Coach you on how to describe the research questions
  • Coach you on how to identify the significance of your study
  • Coach you on how to describe the research methodology
  • Coach you on how to complete the research design
  • Coach you on how to describe the instrumentation
  • Coach you on how to describe the data collection procedures
  • Coach you on how to describe data analysis procedures
  • Coach you on how to describe the ethical considerations


  • Coach you on how to summarize the contents of your thesis to complete the introduction
  • Coach you on how to identify the problem and to complete the problem statement
  • Coach you on how to identify the purpose of your study
  • Coach you on how to prepare the research questions
  • Coach you on how to identify the advancing scientific knowledge
  • Coach you on how to identify the significance of your study
  • Coach you on how to describe the rationale for methodology
  • Coach you on how to describe the nature of the research design for your study
  • Coach you on how to prepare the definition of terms
  • Coach you on how to make assumptions, limitations, and delimitations of your study
  • Coach you on how to summarize and organize your study


  • Coach you on how to identify and retrieve the full text of each journal article or other source
  • Coach you on how to identify, retrieve, and make copies for you of the source materials, both theoretical and empirical, which are appropriate for your topic, hypotheses/questions, and variables
  • Coach you on how to retrieve and copy the source materials as needed for your topic hypotheses/questions, and your variables
  • Coach you on how to identify and review the current information in your field
  • Coach you on how to describe and cross-reference the pertinent current information related to your topic
  • Coach you on how to assembling the literature review around your hypotheses, questions, and variables


  • Assist you in the design of your quantitative, qualitative, or mixed-methods study
  • Assist you in the formulation of research questions and hypotheses
  • Assist you in the identification and articulation of research design and methodologies
  • Help you determine the appropriate population, sampling method, and sample size
  • Coach you to understand when to use parametric and nonparametric analyses (for quantitative)
  • Help you decide which statistical analysis to use (for quantitative)
  • Help you describe data collection and management techniques
  • Assist you in instrument development and evaluation


  • Assist you in Qualtrics or SurveyMonkey formatting
  • Assist you in invitation settings for sharing the survey link
  • Assist you in improving the visual settings for your survey
  • Assist you in beta-testing the survey links for formatting and presentation
  • Assist you in downloading data after surveys have been completed


  • Assist you in obtaining the required IRB forms
  • Assist you in completing the required IRB forms
  • Assist you in revising submitted forms based on feedback
  • Assist you in submitting IRB modification requests based on changes to research instruments


  • Assist you in conducting SPSS analysis of quantitative data
  • Assist you in conducting UCInet analysis of social network data
  • Assist you in conducting Nvivo analysis of qualitative data
  • Assist you in presenting your data analysis in a meaningful visual and narrative format


  • Help you discuss your data based on your results from data analysis
  • Help you identify findings from your results
  • Help you identify suggestions and recommendations possible from your results
  • Help you draw reasonable conclusions from your results, discussion and recommendations.
  • Help prepare you to defend your study
  • Help prepare your study for journal publication


*Included in all boot camps

  • One-on-one private support
  • Professional advice
  • Academic guidance
  • Support with the dissertation process
  • Time management
  • Goal planning
  • Motivation
  • Support with troubles surrounding your chair or committee
  • Preparing your oral defense
  • Guidance with the publishing process

What Does The Boot Camp Include?


You will be assigned a dedicated coach who will hold your mentoring calls. Progress checks, accountability checks, and guidance for moving forward are provided during your mentoring call. You can ask any question about any topic, we have experts for all areas. You will have a dedicated coach and methodologist assigned to you.  


Multiple thorough reviews of your current work and a detailed critique that includes strengths, weaknesses, suggested improvements, action items, and guidelines for implementing these improvements.  


You have email access to your dedicated coach to ask as many questions as you wish. Our email coaching support is great when you have a quick question, need immediate clarification, and don't want to wait for a phone call so that you can move forward with the task at hand!  


Within our private online forum, you have access to all of our coaches to ask as many questions as you wish, and our coaches will respond to you within 24 hours or less. You'll be able to get daily support from our coaches and other members of our amazing community of doctoral students.  


Which provides you with access to online, self-paced webinars, trainings, tutorials, templates, and courses on a variety of topics related to dissertation success. We are constantly adding new content, and you'll have access to these during your stay with us. Our training teach you how to avoid failure - and wasted tuition money - and get your dissertation completed.

And ANOTHER Bonus! Post Boot Camp Support.  

After you have graduated from our Dissertation Success Boot Camp, we don't just let you go at it alone. As a part of your initial enrollment, you will have FREE access to our coaching forum for an additional 4 months, to be able to post questions to our discussion board and have one or more of our coaches respond! So, you get a total of 6 months of support in this program, not just 8 weeks. Of course, you can always add-on additional phone/mentoring support.


What Is the Retail Value of The Boot Camp?

A Dedicated Coach and Methodologist, Accountability, Support, and Mentoring, Daily Support in our online community, Enrollment in our online, self-paced, training courses

$1000 value

Unlimited Scheduled calls with your dedicated coach

$750 value

Unlimited full critiques and evaluation of your current work

$900 value

Unlimited questions to coaches in our online community

$600 value

Unlimited questions to coaches via email

$600 value

Free access to all training, templates, and courses through our institute

$600 value

Post-Boot Camp Forum Support for 4 Months

$225 value

Regular Enrollment Fee:


Your Enrollment Fee

4 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment of $950 OR 2 Payments of $500

8 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $1800 OR 2 Payments Of $1000 OR 4 Payments Of $550

12 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $2500 OR 2 Payments Of $1300 OR 4 Payments Of $750

What Guarantee Can You Offer Me If I Don't Like The Boot Camp?

We provide a 100% money-back guarantee!

We don't think that you will be unhappy, but if it isn't for you, you'll definitely know during Week 1.a

By the end of Week 1, if you have decided that this program is not for you, then you can cancel your enrollment with a full refund.

That's right, we will refund you back 100% of what you paid because if you find that this isn't for you, then neither you nor our company will be successful by forcing the issue.

You have absolutely no risk.

What Are My Payments Options? 

When you actually look at everything that you receive during our Dissertation Success Boot Camp, you will be surprised at the value and how affordable our tuition is.

And, when you think about the income potential that you will probably gain from finishing your doctorate degree, the cost of professional and expert coaching to help you get to the finish line is priceless!

With that said, we know that students are often paying hefty amounts for university tuition and dissertation courses.

So we have kept our tuition very affordable so that EVERYONE, regardless of income, has the opportunity to get the professional coaching from us that will help them graduate.

The following three payments options are available:

Pay your tuition in full.

If you wish to pay the entire tuition amount up front with a credit card, we will be able to supply you with a courtesy discount.

Pay your tuition in installments.

This is a great option for those who wish to spread their payments out over 6 months! We can divide the tuition evenly over a 6 month period and auto-bill you each month.

Finance your tuition.

We are pleased to provide clients with 2 options for 100% Financing, either through PayPal Credit or Blis Pay. Both options allow you to finance 100% of your program enrollment and have no interest, no payments for 6 months.

For The Student Ready To FINISH !


  • Enrollment in our online, self-paced, training courses
  • Schedule UNLIMITED calls with your dedicated coach
  • Request UNLIMITED full critiques and evaluation of your current work
  • UNLIMITED questions to coaches in our online community
  • UNLIMITED questions to coaches via email
  • FREE access to all training, templates, and webinars through our institute
  • A Dedicated Coach and Methodologist
  • Accountability, Support, and Mentoring
  • Daily Support in our online community
  • Free Post-Boot Camp Support for 16 additional weeks
  • No Risk 100% Money Back Guarantee

What Happens After I Finish The Boot Camp?

After you have graduated from our Dissertation Success Boot Camp, we don't just let you go at it alone.  

As a part of your initial enrollment, you will have FREE access to our coaching forum for an additional 4 months, to be able to post questions to our discussion board and have one or more of our coaches respond!  

So, you get a total of 6 months of support in this program, not just 8 weeks.  

Of course, you can always add-on additional phone/mentoring support.

 Plus, you have the option to receive continuous support at a significantly reduced tuition rate.

You can even keep your same coach!

Post-boot camp support is available to enroll in for 4, 8, or 12 weeks at a time, and includes all of the features in our program plus unlimited coaching calls and unlimited document reviews.

The post-boot camp support tuition is almost 50% off from our regular fees.


How Much Can I Expect To Invest In This Program?

Many people ask about “the price” of this program as their first question to us.

While we appreciate that each person must use their financial resources efficiently, if you are looking for a “quick, cheap fix” to your dissertation problems, this program probably isn’t for you.

While our program costs MUCH less than many other programs out there, we are definitely not the “cheapest” program.

Besides, is that what you want anyway?

As you have read on this site, we are a premier coaching program with a full service attitude that provides you with a team of resources available to you during your time with us.

Also, you can tell from the testimonials that students who work with us GET RESULTS. We guarantee it.

As you consider applying to our program, just keep in mind that you WILL need funds to invest in mentoring, coaching, guidance, and a proven blueprint to help you finish your dissertation.

If you are looking to just “spend a couple hundred dollars”, then you may be approaching our program with the wrong mindset.

You need to be ready to work hard and actually implement what you learn from us.

This is not a "write for me" or "do my dissertation" opportunity.

You'll need to be coachable or we won't work well together. If you follow our instructions and get help, you can succeed beyond your wildest dreams.

You can't be unethical or "scammy." There's plenty of other programs for you if that's the case, but this one is for serious and dedicated doctoral students looking to hire a dedicated coach that works with them.

Finally, keep in mind that when you join our program, you will get 100% money-back, risk free guarantee (see note about that on this page). Therefore, you have no risk with this investment.

You can probably expect to invest into our program with about the same amount of funds you would for the average doctoral-level 3 credit course.

Most importantly, if we feel you are a good fit for the program (And vice versa) we will work with you to get you in so you can get the help you need.

We offer various types of payment plans along with financing/loan options for those who are ready to commit.

As you think about that – consider this scenario:

I took a university that is well known, for-profit, online university and looked at their tuition and curriculum.

Here is the breakdown of the investment:

  • Requires 5 dissertation courses at a minimum
  • Each dissertation course is 8 weeks long. That's 40 weeks to work on the dissertation.
  • Each 8 week session cost $2,000. That's $10,000.

So, at a minimum, you are committing about 9-10 months and $10,000 towards your dissertation.

If you finish your dissertation within those 5 courses - you are golden!

You can now begin to reap the future earning potential of having a doctorate (which will more than pay for the $10,000 in dissertation courses).

BUT - we know that MOST people do not finish during the allotted time.

The universities already know this (but that's not for me to judge them on).

It typically takes 12-18 months.

Let's say, you need 5 additional 8 week dissertation sessions.

And let's say, your university charges a "rolling tuition" of $1500.

So that's another 9-10 months, plus another $7500.

So now, you are around $17,500 into your dissertation courses.

Students in our 8 week boot camp typically finish sooner than they would had they continued to work on their own.

Really, all you need to do is finish 8 weeks sooner to break-even on your coaching investment.

Anything sooner than that is pure money in your pocket.

Of course, there are those who have been working on their dissertation for 3, 4, or even 5 years - so enrolling in our boot camp is an absolutely no-brainer as far as funds are concerned.

Make sense?

Go ahead and make this investment in yourself.

Give yourself the best chance by surrounding yourself with a team of experts who work for you to help you finish your dissertation.

And give yourself the best opportunity to finish early (or finish in general) and begin reaping the potential earning capabilities that will make these small investments into your education seem very trivial in the long run.

4 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment of $950 OR 2 Payments of $500

8 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $1800 OR 2 Payments Of $1000 OR 4 Payments Of $550

12 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $2500 OR 2 Payments Of $1300 OR 4 Payments Of $750

What Is My Next Step? Read this CAREFULLY.

We have a boot camp start date beginning every Monday!

Option 1 is to Apply For and Schedule a Free Strategy Call.

Applying for and scheduling your strategy call does not commit you to joining the program, however, we ask that you think hard about this decision prior to our call.

Please do not schedule a strategy call unless you are absolutely positive you will pick up the phone when we call. Otherwise, we won't be able to work with you in the future. This option is not for those shopping around or unsure if seeking help is something they want to do.

Option 2 is to Email Us With Questions.

If you are not ready to enroll right now but have questions about our program and are shopping around at various coaching programs, feel free to email us at with your questions. We'll respond quickly and get you the information you need.

If you have reached this point on the page, you basically have 4 options:

Just Leave Things As They Are

To me, this isn't an ideal option, but obviously it's your choice. But if you choose this route, think about how long you've been doing this whole "dissertation thing?" And if you're determined to make a change, how much longer are you willing to wait? If now is not the right time, that's okay. But when will it be...?

Do It All Yourself

That's definitely a valid option, but if you are reading this, is this REALLY the option you want? Maybe you've already tried to do it all yourself...

Focus On Your Current Strategies

Nothing wrong with this option either. For all I know, you may already have had great success with your work and your committee loves your writing and you are smooth sailing. And if you're happy with this, stick with it. If not, you may want to consider the next option...

Use Our EXACT Blueprint

In other words, work with a team that has "been there, done that." Learn from experts who has finished their own doctorates and been a part of multiple success stories from students who graduated, and helped countless others finish their own dissertations. Work with a team of coaches, that provides amazing support, show you what you need to do to progress, provides lightening fast feedback and guidance, and is becomes your foundation as you pursue a life-changing degree.

So...are you in...?  

If so...

Regular Price: $4600 Your Enrollment Fee for a Limited Time:

4 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment of $950 OR 2 Payments of $500

8 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $1800 OR 2 Payments Of $1000 OR 4 Payments Of $550

12 Weeks of Unlimited Coaching

One Payment Of $2500 OR 2 Payments Of $1300 OR 4 Payments Of $750

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