graduate school Archive

How to Pay for Graduate School

Higher education certainly isn’t cheap these days. If you’re thinking about going to graduate school, you have several options to consider when it comes to covering financial costs. This article from Nerd Wallet offers up five possible strategies for covering your graduate school bill.

How to Choose an Online Course or Degree to Advance Your Career

Looking to upskill for the job that you want through a training or degree program? The good news is that there are so many virtual options for taking an online course or getting an advanced degree. The difficult part is sorting through your options and choosing the best one for advancing your career. In this […]

What Do I Need to Know About Applying for Graduate School?

The decision to go to graduate school is a big one! Whether you are thinking about pursuing a graduate degree to advance your career or are hoping to make a total career change, we have some great advice and resources to help you think through your decision and to figure out the application process. Watch […]

Tips for Pursuing a Career in Higher Education

By Dr. Keon M. McGuire (’08) Dr. McGuire is an Assistant Professor of Higher & Postsecondary Education in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University in Phoenix, AZ. He is also a National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow and an ACPA Emerging Scholar. In many real ways, I was never supposed to […]

Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Returning to Grad School

By Amy Willard, Assistant Director of Career Education & Coaching and Professional Development at Wake Forest University Perhaps you left undergrad with the idea of returning to school after taking a gap year or working for a few years. Maybe you are at a crossroads in your career, want a change, or you’re undecided about […]

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