Ready to further your education?
Choosing whether or not to attend graduate school is a significant decision to make in one’s life that should be considered thoroughly. More information on making this decision can be found on the CSU Career Center’s Graduate School page.
“Is graduate school right for me?”
Help clarify what you want from graduate school. Answer the following:
- My career goals are:
- Graduate school will help me:
- In future, I hope to:
Research job requirements and engage with employers to better understand your industry of interest.
- Conduct informational interviews
- Connect with faculty
- Utilize the LinkedIn Alumni Tool
- Analyze job descriptions
Factors to consider when applying to graduate school:
- Admission requirements
- Exam information, if applicable
- Program faculty of interest
- Program content
- Cost & opportunity for financial aid
- Program culture