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Graduate Admissions

Should I get a Ph.D.?

September 6, 2016, Posted In Graduate Admissions

Not everyone is ready for a doctorate (Ph.D.) and not everyone is suited for one. A Ph.D. is the highest academic degree a student can earn and sets you up for careers in academia, research or consulting. The degree is for those who are truly passionate about an academic field in which they hope to […]

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Masters of accounting (MSA) class profiles

June 8, 2016, Posted In Graduate Admissions

Interested in pursuing an MS in accounting? If so, it’s important to observe what recent class profiles look like and how your own profile compares to admitted students from recent years. Here are four class profiles from last year that are worth a look! Boston College (Carroll School of Management) Class size: 60 Female students: 65% International […]

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Questions you should be asking before grad school

November 29, 2015, Posted In Graduate Admissions

While some applications may be wrapped up and ready for submission, don’t assume that your preparation is finished. For prospective graduate students, it’s important to reach out to those on campus for advice and guidance before you arrive. As current and former graduate students will tell you, your academic experience is driven largely by program […]

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How to plan for graduate school

October 30, 2015, Posted In Grad School Planning

Are you eager to go to graduate school after finishing your undergraduate degree? If you’re hoping to enter graduate school, it is imperative to start planning early so you can attain all the experiences, skills, requirements and self-awareness necessary to be a competitive applicant. Here are five things you can be working on now to […]

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