Graduate School

Applying to graduate school can be stressful. We’ve complied the following information for students who are planning on, or thinking about, pursuing graduate school.

Is Graduate School Right For You?

If you’re thinking about pursuing a graduate degree, you should first consider the following:

  • Do you have clearly defined goals that include graduate school?
  • Have you researched your desired career path to determine what graduate degree and program is best?
  • Do you have experience in the field? Volunteer work and projects count.
  • Is the degree necessary?
  • Will gaining some additional experience maximize your competitiveness?
  • Is your GPA competitive enough for your graduate school goals?
  • Have you planned ahead or are you rushing through the application process?
  • Are you looking forward to continuing your education?
  • Have you thought about how you’ll pay for a graduate degree?


Resources and Tools

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