DISSERTATION EDITING SERVICES
The dissertation writing process can be difficult and frustrating. Advisers are often slow to respond with feedback and their expectations can be vague or seem inconsistent. We offer prompt and reliable dissertation editing services to ensure that your study is well-written, properly formatted, and ready for committee approval.
We understand that everyone’s dissertation and budget is unique. The rates below reflect a range of services that we offer and some general guidelines. Since every order is unique, we will need to review the specifics of your project before determining the cost. If our pricing or service offerings don’t meet your needs, let us know - we’re happy to be flexible and work with you to provide the service you require at a price you can afford.
Proofreading: Corrects only typos, spelling mistakes, and objective grammatical errors. This service is for dissertations that have already been edited and need one final review to ensure 100% accuracy.
Standard Rate: $0.015/word–$0.023/word (approx. $3.75-5.75/page)
Copy editing: Includes proofreading and basic style formatting, as well as improvements to language, syntax, flow, diction, and clarity. This service is for well-written dissertations that require minimal adjustments.
Standard Rate: $0.023/word–$0.033/word (approx. $5.75-8.25/page)
Line editing: Includes copy editing, as well as improvements to phrasing, transition, flow, scholarly tone, and style formatting (such as APA 6th, Chicago, etc.). Line editing is our most popular order and is suitable for most rough drafts.
Standard Rate: $0.033/word–$0.043/word (approx. $8.25-10.75/page)
Heavy/developmental editing and consultation: This level of service is ideal for doctoral students who require substantive help organizing and structuring their arguments and/or addressing their advisor’s feedback, as well as English learners or others who require extra assistance rephrasing and reformulating their sentences and paragraphs for coherence, clarity, and scholarly tone.
Standard Rate: $0.045/word–$0.065/word (approx. $11.25-16.25/page)
How do I know which service to purchase?
If you're not sure which editing service to purchase, feel free to email us your dissertation and we’ll review it and suggest an appropriate service at no cost or obligation.
Need another option?
While quality editing services are not cheap, we are happy to try and match your budget. You can also save money by taking advantage of our referral rewards program.
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