Graduate School Information

Are you thinking about graduate school? The Smith Career Center can help! Plan to attend the "Applying to Graduate School" seminar as well as the Graduate and Professional School Fair to learn more about your options.

Take a few minutes to look through the site and learn more about how to explore your options, understand the application process, view a timeline, connect to exam sites, and visit other resources.

  • Questions to ask yourself prior to applying
  • School/Program selection
  • Selecting the "right" program
  • How to research graduate programs
  • Application timeline
  • Explanation and advice of each step of the typical graduate school application process
  • Exams to take for different graduate programs
  • Questions to ask yourself before you write
  • Advice for specific programs, fields of study, samples, etc.
  • Graduate / Teaching / Research Assistantships
  • Monetary awards
  • Loans
  • General resources and links to programs
  • Information
  • Accreditation
  • Tips to thrive in graduate school