Graduate candidates might be embarrassed to ask, but knowing what to expect, socially, academically and culturally of a graduate degree experience is hard to pin down. Applicants usually have an undergraduate degree as their only point of reference in higher education, but are the two experiences relatable? Yes and no. Here are some of the […]
The early stages of college planning and research for high school underclassmen can often feel like information overload. Rankings, statistics and social media provide endless amounts of information – some useful – some not so much. Over the years, we’ve received quite a bit of feedback when it comes to the college search process. Here are […]
For international students looking to come to the United States for grad school – it’s a very exciting adventure. But, it can also be quite complicated. Here are 5 pre-departure “things to know” for helping students transition to life in the United States. 1. Know your resources International students should familiarize themselves with the resources […]
As a freshman in high school, you were excited to be at a new school with new responsibilities, teachers, classes and sports. As a sophomore, you grew, studied hard and enhanced your skills in athletics, community service and classwork. Now you are a junior, and the idea of life at college has crept into your […]
You’ve agonized over schools. You’ve picked apart different programs. You’ve made lists and lists of requirements. However, there’s only so much you can learn about a school or program online. Attending an MBA fair is a good next step in the process. Attending MBA fairs will allow you to learn more about programs you are […]
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For prospective MBA candidates, return on investment is an important consideration. In particular, salaries and earning-potential are valid concerns that all applicants have. Data from the Graduate Management Admission Council shows positive results. The survey covers responses from 748 employers in 47 countries around the world. Let’s take a look at four of the most important […]
As a graduate student, applying for funding for research can be a long, difficult and uncertain process. Many fellowships are out there – but you’ll need to do your research to find the right ones! Even as an applicant to graduate programs – especially those in the sciences and in engineering – you should apply […]
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Here at AcceptU, we use the word “virtual” to describe the way in which we connect our team of counselors to a global network of clients. For us, it’s a familiar platform on which we operate; however, for many students, adjusting to virtual counseling comes with questions. Let’s take a moment to understand why AcceptU […]