No matter what you call it, a capstone project:

 

Is something you complete as an undergrad, usually in your senior year

 

Will allow you to deeply engage with a topic and showcase your subject knowledge

 

Is in partnership with instructors

 

Is a blend of in-depth research, reflection, and will evolve over many drafts

 

Can be 15 to 50+ pages in length and take months to complete

 

Can involve an internship, service-learning, lab work, portfolio, exhibit, collecting data in the field, or analyzing historical data