Pursuing a masters degree or a Ph.D. is a major life decision and a process that is intellectually demanding, financially challenging, and sometimes emotionally taxing. If you’re currently in grad school or you’re thinking about pursuing a graduate degree, then the Graduate School Companion provides the practical advice and support you need.
Graduate School Companion tells you how to find the best programs for your interests and needs, how to pay for your education, what to expect as a degree candidate, how to prepare for the job market, and how to find a job. It also includes:
· Q & A with recent Ph.D. recipients and current Ph.D. candidates
· Ten writing tips for graduate-level work
· An extensive list of postdoctoral award opportunities
· Instructions on how to build academic and non-academic job portfolios