Career Resource Center

Considering Graduate School

Comparing Programs: Things to consider

  • Curriculum
  • Internships or Practical/Clinical Experiences
  • Faculty
  • Facilities
  • Student demographics within department and school
  • Location
  • Employment of Alumni

Completing the Application Package

Most graduate and professional schools require the following items from applicants:

  1. Personal Statement
  2. Transcripts
  3. Standardized Tests
  4. Letters of Recommendation
*Some schools require interviews as well
*Depending upon the type of program, you may also be asked to submit work samples or a portfolio, or to perform an audition.

Websites for Graduate School Information

Grad School Tips

Sites with general Information and searches

For more information and an applying to graduate school time line use our Applying to Graduate School tip sheet