Here you will find step-by-step guides to preparing for and choosing a graduate program. Follow the links in each step to learn more.
Preparing for Graduate School
- Explore if graduate school is a commitment you want to make.
- Prepare yourself to be a good candidate for graduate school.
- Cultivate relationships with at least three of your current professors.
- Research graduate admissions requirements.
Choosing a Graduate Program
- Explore a guide to graduate departments and programs.
- Ask your professors and advisor for recommended programs.
- Email the author of a book or article you liked.
- Investigate the school websites for the departments you want to apply to.
- Call the departments and ask more specific questions.
- Arrange to visit a program and sit in on a class.