Why a Low GRE Score is Not the End of Getting into Grad School
5/5/2021 by HIGHERGRAD
The Graduate Record Exam, or GRE, is the SAT of graduate school. Almost every university requires you to take this exam and submit the results as part of your graduate school application. But does a low GRE score mean your graduate school aspirations go out the window? Not necessarily. Let's discuss how to compensate for a low GRE score and get into graduate school.
Top Questions When Writing the Statement of Purpose Answered
2/2/2021 by HIGHERGRAD
The hardest single page you will write during your graduate school experience is your statement of purpose. The statement of purpose for graduate school, or your personal statement, is required by most graduate schools during the application process. This piece of writing lets graduate school admission committees, people you have never met, understand who you are and the desires you seek by applying. Many applicants get overwhelmed by this critical document and rightfully so. We help lessen the anxiety by answering the biggest questions around composing the statement of purpose.
Graduate School Essentials | What Do I Need for Grad School?
1/24/2021 by HIGHERGRAD
Success! You have been accepted to a graduate school program and are ready to start. One of the hardest aspects of graduate school is getting in. It takes a tremendous amount of time and effort, so well done! Next, you need to prepare to start and work towards finishing your program. One of the obvious first questions many newly accepted students ask is "What do I need for grad school?" To answer that, we have compiled the graduate school essentials you should have.