Tips for Applying to Graduate School That Get You Noticed
7/2/2019 by HIGHERGRAD
Graduate school is an all-around challenge. It is tougher classes, additional cost and much more difficult to get into. Particular programs at elite universities may only admit one or two applicants from a pool of hundreds on a given year. The selection process is robust and unless you go above and beyond you may have a hard time getting in to graduate school. These four tips for applying to graduate school will put you above the competition and almost ensure your graduate school application gets noticed.
Paying for Graduate School Without Going Broke With These Options
06/24/2019 by HIGHERGRAD
Very few people can say that they graduated from grad school completely debt-free. The vast majority of folks simply try to figure out how to pay for graduate school without going broke.
Graduate school is not for everyone. For those where it makes sense for your career, it can lead to tremendous opportunities. Where people get into trouble is when they start to decide how to pay for grad school. Paying for graduate school has similar challenges like you may have faced when deciding how to pay for your undergraduate degree program. Yet there are also many more creative ways to pay for graduate school that were not available to you for your undergraduate degree.
The Good and Bad with Landing a Graduate Assistantship
04/04/2019 by HIGHERGRAD
College students are overwhelmed with a mountain of debt from student loans and the cost of going to college. Many consider graduate school programs completely out of reach because they cannot afford to increase their debt with no real means to pay for it. But, what if graduate school was free and you also got paid to be there? Landing a graduate assistantship is probably one of the best ways to finance your graduate school education.