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Graduate programs require a lot of work and commitment from their students. When considering a master’s degree, research all the different cool and exciting programs available to you. Checking the admission requirements wouldn’t hurt either.  Here is a list of a few unique and interesting graduate programs offered...

As the end of the semester is nearing for graduating seniors, students may be weighing whether or not grad school is worth the investment. It can be a fruitful one that greatly benefits some students’ career trajectories, while it has minimal effects on others. Students considering pursuing grad school must weigh the...

As the years finishing your undergrad come to a swift close, the open door to life after college beacons to you. In fear, you turned back around and go for the second door; Grad school. Nosey neighbors and overbearing family members call to you from the land of the living… What are you going to study?  I don’t...

With over 25 dual degree graduate programs, the opportunities at UH can quickly become overwhelming. If you’re determined to earn multiple degrees while saving both money and time, dual degree programs are helpful to look into. Students commonly double major for their undergraduate degree, which is immensely...

When applying to grad school, there are many questions you will have to consider.  “What opportunities will I be getting?” “Is this worth it?”  “Will I be living in a High School Musical spinoff where they all go to college? And Zac Efron will take my hand and bring me to all his basketball...

If you’ve been wondering whether or not to apply to grad school, here is a checklist for the steps needed to apply at The University of Houston. 1) Start an application through the ApplyWeb website at UH. To start an application, you must create an account. Creating an account will allow you to view anything...

The exacerbating pressures of transitioning from an undergraduate student to a graduate student can be quite a challenge when your non-academic life is difficult to balance.  Graduate school is a transcendent experience for a young adult. Coming up with enough money for rent with an entry-level job, dealing with...

The benefits of a master’s degree are undeniable; higher salaries, competitive advantages and more opportunities for growth and networking. While not all career paths and degrees require a master’s, here are some degrees that are better off with one.  Business According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in...

Now that you’ve finally chosen your top graduate schools and safety choices, here comes the stressful part: applying. Here are some common steps to take in order to ace your grad school applications: Make sure you know the requirements and deadlines for your program! Graduate admissions are less standardized...

Starting graduate school can be an exciting new chapter of your life, but it’s certainly no cakewalk. There are plenty of graduate students overwhelmed by their internships, research, and coursework every single day. Whether you’re a grad student already in this situation or you’re planning for the future, here...