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Undergraduate vs. Graduate School: A Professor's Perspective

Check out our Q&A session with professor Colleen Lelli, who teaches both undergrad and graduate classes.read more

Study Skills for Grad Students

Before you begin your graduate education, make sure that you have the skills that studying on an entirely different level demand.read more

Applying to Graduate School

If you're planning on applying to grad school, you're probably wondering what the basic steps are and what your timeline should be. The single best piece of advice in this process is...do everything early!read more

5 Tips for Getting Grad School Recommendations

For some people, getting recommendations can be the most intimidating part of the graduate school application process. This doesn't need to be the case, and with a few simple pointers, you can maximize the impact of your recommendations.read more

Master's vs Ph.D.

You know you want an advanced degree, but just how advanced? Keep reading to discover the key differences between master's and doctoral degrees.read more

What To Do While You're Waiting for Your Grad School Decisions

So, you've requested your recommendations and your transcripts, taken your entrance exams, written your essays, and sent in your application forms. What do you do now?read more

Why Go To Grad School?

So you have made it through four years of college and have earned your degree. Now what?read more

Writing Personal Essays for Grad School Applications

If you are hoping to read this article and find the path to effortless personal essays, you're in for a surprise.read more

Choosing a Scholarly Essay Topic

Considering pursuing a doctoral degree? You'd better be considering your scholarly essay topics too!read more

How to Write a Dissertation Proposal

Brace yourself: the next sentence is going to sound major. Writing a dissertation is the culminating event of your graduate school career.read more