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Graduate School

Thinking about Graduate School?

Your decision to attend graduate school should be based on:

  • Career goals that correspond to an advanced degree
  • A very strong interest in and passion for the academic discipline
  • A desire for the types of careers within the field
  • Self-awareness regarding your motivation and commitment

Aspects to consider:

  • Tuition, financial aid, scholarships and assistantships
  • Gaining work experience before graduate school
  • Pursuing graduate school directly after undergraduate
  • Quality of and variances in types of programs

Most all graduate schools require the following:

  • Personal statement/essay
  • Transcript
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT)
  • Some may require an interview

Graduate School Searches

 

Mometrix Academy - GRE Test 

Many graduate schools require applicants to take the GRE. The videos provided at this link will help you prepare for the exam.

Graduate Schools 

Listings of graduate schools sorted by programs offered.

Petersons 

Search for graduate schools and review comprehensive information including program details, description of research facilities and more.

Graduate Guide 

Locate graduate schools “close to home” via a zip code search or a nationwide search by program.

Princeton Review 

Information on improving standardized test scores; search for graduate programs and review “at-a-glance” statistics, tuition information, and rankings.

International Graduate Schools 

Search for graduate schools around the world.

Employment & Career Training Directory 

Listings of graduate schools sorted by location and programs offered. Provides information on salary and job prospects by location.

Find Law

Excellent links to law school related sites including a comprehensive list of U.S. law schools.


Testing Resources

*Adrian College offers a preparation course for the GRE, LSAT and MCAT

ETS - GRE Preparation 

Learning Express Library 

Free practice tests for the GRE, LSAT, MCAT, and GMAT. Instructions: Click on Learn-a-Test, select Graduate School Entrance Exams, create a username/password and begin!

Graduate Record Examination 

Testing and registration information.

Law School Admissions Council

Testing and registration info for the LSAT, includes links to ABA approved law schools and a sample LSAT test.

Association of American Medical Colleges 

Information on the MCAT, applying to medical school, and listing of M.D. accredited medical schools.

Dental Admission Test 

Information on the DAT, dental schools, and more.

GRE Prep 

Free GRE practice questions and study tips. 

Kaplan 

Information on GRE, MCAT, LSAT, GMAT and prep programs.

Educational Testing Service 

A comprehensive resource and guide for all graduate school admissions exams.

Princeton Review

Test preparation website.


Other Resources

 

Statement of Purpose 

The Statement of Purpose is the single most important part of your application that will tell the admissions committee who you are, what has influenced your career path so far, your professional interests and where you plan to go from here. This site will help you get started in developing your own Statement of Purpose.

The Owl at Purdue 

Helpful tips on writing your graduate school admission essay

Graduate Admissions Essays 

More tips on writing your essay for graduate school

Graduate School Interviews 

Advice about the grad school interview.

Medical School Interviews 

Preparing for your medical school interview.

Graduate School Tips 

General tips on the entire graduate school process.

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