Many schools have admit days for their Master’s and PhD programs. These events are a great opportunity to learn more about the program, see the campus in person and meet faculty and current students. You will also have the chance to spend time with other students who have been admitted to the same programs as … Continue reading Why you should attend graduate school admit days
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While salary potential is just one of many factors to consider before attaining your master’s degree, it is an important consideration amidst increases in tuition. According to PayScale‘s Best Master’s Degrees for Jobs, here are the master’s programs with the highest salary potential: Biomedical Engineering (BME) Computer Science (CS) Physics Corporate Finance (MBA) General & … Continue reading Master’s programs with the highest salary potential
Whether at a graduate school fair or during an on-campus visit, it’s important to take advantage of the opportunity to talk with an admissions officer. Moreover, there are certain questions that all prospective applicants should be asking: Do you evaluate how a student’s skills and interests will align with potential research efforts of faculty? Within … Continue reading Questions you should be asking about graduate school
Coming overseas to start graduate school in the US can feel overwhelming and scary. Take the time to visit the following centers and offices on your new campus within the first few weeks after you arrive. They can offer invaluable resources to help with a smooth transition. International Student Center You will likely be required … Continue reading Top Spots on Campus for International Students
You know that graduate school is in your future, and you are ready to apply. But with so many options to choose from, how will you decide on a list of just eight to ten programs? This daunting task can be managed with a systematic culling process. Before you begin, you should have a pretty … Continue reading Which graduate programs should I apply to?