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Benefits of Graduate Study

"What Graduate School Can Do for You" Information Session

Learn how graduate education fits into your career plan with our free, online information sessions!

In the meantime, watch our most recent session from September 9, 2015.

Common Questions to Ask

Pursuing a graduate degree can take between one year and six years, depending on the type of program. As you consider whether or not to apply to graduate school, you should research programs to which you would like to apply and consider your own goals, too.

Does this program help take you where you want to be? Will you be a good fit for this program? Don’t get distracted by finding the absolutely perfect fit, rather, find the program that works for you and fits your needs and interests.

Some common questions you may ask yourself include:

If you are interested in learning more about graduate school, you may want to visit the Council of Graduate Schools' Resources for Students and Ball State's Career Center. Both sites have lots of information covering all aspects of graduate education!