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Our Best Advice for Aspiring Graduate Students

Grad school admission and life may feel like more pressure than undergrad, but with all this great advice, you can breeze through it with ease.

Taking on graduate school can feel as difficult as climbing a mountain. Between choosing your program, filling out your applications, finding a mentor, getting through it once you get there, and coming out ready to further your career, it can easily feel like you’ll be buried in the landslide. However, with diligent prep and determination, you can go from an amazing and challenging graduate program to a lucrative and rewarding career. From the early planning phases to the day you have your advanced degree in hand, here’s all the best advice you need as an aspiring graduate student.

Asking questions and planning for grad school

Finding the right program for you

Paying for your program

Submitting your applications

Boosting your chances and experience

Surviving life as a graduate student

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