While the process for applying to a graduate program varies by college, one thing is true across the board: don’t wait to apply, accounting graduate student Cynthia Vargas said.
Students weigh several factors before deciding to take the next step after graduating.
The statement of purpose for graduate school needs to be organic and real, said Shannon Layman, psychology lecturer.
If going to graduate school, know why.
The opportunity to study abroad does not go away after a student’s undergraduate career is over.
Graduate student enrollment increased by 14.7 percent this fall compared to fall 2014.
Students will have the chance to check out 83 graduate programs and institutions at this year’s Graduate School Expo.
Because of growing alternative class formats, a good rapport with professors is essential for success as a graduate student, said English academic adviser Charles Hicks.
Many graduate students take on the role of an instructor as well as a student, which gives them irreplaceable experience, faculty and students say.