Grad School Career Guide

Graduate school helps aspiring professionals realize their potential. Use this guide to learn everything you need to know about the grad school experience.

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How does grad school impact my career goals?

Graduate school provides professional development, networking opportunities, and chances to build up your CV. These experiences can lead to a higher pay grade in your field and more employment opportunities.

Program search strategies:

  • Organize basic program details on a master chart, like location of school or duration of program
  • Sort programs by important deadlines to keep your applications on track
  • Contact admissions to clarify requirements
Pro Tip
"If you want to pursue grad school, I would say to go ahead and jump right in! There are fewer classes and you get to study topics that you are really interested in."


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Queen's is a place where graduate students learn and discover in a close-knit intellectual community. This is the place where you can work and live with the world's best scholars, whether it's on a campus park bench at Professor's Walk, at the laboratory b...

McMaster University's Centre for Continuing Education (CCE) has inspired people to discover and achieve through lifelong learning since 1931.