Career Questions tagged Doctorate Degree

Is it worth putting all the time and money into going to medical school?

I am debating either becoming a medical doctor or a PA. I want the pay and title of a doctor. However, I also am not sure I want to spend all the time and money for the education of becoming one. #doctor #doctorate-degree #phd #student-loans #medicine...

#doctors

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Active Oct 08 '18 at 02:35 AM

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Is it worth the time and money to become a Medical Doctor?

I was very set on going to medical school and becoming a doctor this time last year; however, the doctors I have asked have said that they would pursue Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant instead if they were to choose their career over again. What do y'all think? Thanks! #doctor #nurse...

#medical-school #physician-assistant #nurse-practitioner #doctorate-degree #pre-med

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Active Oct 08 '18 at 03:21 AM

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What can you do with a Ph.D in physics?

I have always wanted to get a Ph.d. in physics. I planned to do electrical engineering or computer science and then get a Ph.d. in physics. My main issue is that I am not sure what being a physicist entails, aside from academia. I would like to know what someone with a Ph.d. in physics could...

#science #doctorate-degree #phd #science-phd #physics #doctorate

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Active Sep 01 '18 at 05:19 AM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting There are two types of doctoral programs in psychology: Ph.D. and ...

How is graduate school for Biomedical Engineers, in terms of getting a PhD?

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Active May 26 '18 at 03:12 PM

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Saul Jaime | Post-Doctoral Pharmacologist Hi Aishwarya,Although I did not obtain a Biomedical Engineering PhD, I ...

Why are PsyD programs so under-funded?

I'm upset that even as a doctorate student I won't be funded #college #higher-education #doctorate-degree...

#finance

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Active Oct 02 '18 at 01:32 AM

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Kortnee Burrell, M.Ed. | Retention and Graduation Specialist Hello, Larissa!I think that's awesome you will earn a PsyD.Please follow ...

What can I do in order to prepare myself to be most successful in pursuing an Kinesiology degree?

I have a passion for fitness, science, and nutrition, which makes a Kinesiology degree prefect for me. However, I wish to begin my college career as prepared as possible, and I am curious as to what steps I need to take to be on the correct path to the degree of my dreams. #fitness...

#science #kinesiology #doctorate-degree #nutrition

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Active Apr 18 '18 at 11:55 PM

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Wha t is the expected amount of years after you get a bachelor's degree to get a doctorate degree in psychology?

I am majoring in psychology, but want to know how long I am expected to further my education to get a doctorate degree. #doctorate-degree #psychology...

#college-degree

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Active Aug 17 '18 at 12:11 AM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting The amount of time required to complete a doctorate in psychology ...

Does it help when looking for jobs to have a Ph.D. in marine biology?

I have wanted to get my degree as a marine biologist through Coastal Carolina University ever since I was in middle school, which was when I first started learning about marine life. I've known that marine science is the only Ph.D. program available at Coastal Carolina, but I am unaware of how...

#career #biology #doctorate-degree #science-phd #marine-biology

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Active May 26 '18 at 03:44 PM

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Saul Jaime | Post-Doctoral Pharmacologist Hi Brianna,You will have to ask yourself, what do you want ...

What jobs can I get as a medical student?

I plan on becoming a forensic pathologist, which takes a very, very long time. I'd like to know what kind of jobs I can get at certain levels of my college education. I'd like good money, so I can start paying off student loans early. Thank you! #medical-practice #student-loans...

#forensic-investigation #what-kind-of-jobs-can-i-expect #doctorate-degree #college-bound

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Active Dec 04 '18 at 03:16 AM

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Naiara Barbosa | Board-Certified Dermatologist In all reality, medical school is very time consuming, and it ...

What are the average requirements for a thesis or dissertation?

I am an avid writer, and I don't think a thesis or dissertation will be too difficult for me. However, this is a high school student speaking, so I can't really be sure. I'd like to know ( on average) what the requirements are in the forensic pathology field, so I can get used to writing with...

#dissertation #masters #doctorate-degree #writing #forensics #medical-education #thesis #highschool

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Active Sep 05 '18 at 12:03 AM

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What’s the most sufficient way to get a doctorate in Chemistry?

If there are opportunities to gain a doctorate without so many “filler” classes. #doctorate-degree #chemistry #higher-education...

#college

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Active Nov 06 '18 at 03:28 PM

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Stephanie Chervin | Academic Advisor and Pre-med Advisor at the University ... Hi Christina, So cool that you are interested in chemistry! A ...

What if I want to have a job that supports and pays well, but that I genuinely like and have time to do things in my free time?

I have heard many stories of people having their dream jobs that pay, "big bucks," but then having these jobs take away a lot of time from their outside lives and take away time from things that are truly important to them, for example, family. I have also heard of people having jobs that pay...

#biology #conflicted #art #marine-biology #business #travel #doctorate-degree #hospital-and-health-care #performing-arts #neonatology

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Active Sep 17 '18 at 04:36 PM

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What jobs could I choose from the medical field with a doctoral degree?

I'm a sophomore in high school that is looking forward to the future and all the different options I could possibly choose from.#registered-nurses #surgeons #medicine #medical #hospital #doctorate-degree #doctor...

#anasthesiologist

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Active Jan 13 '18 at 09:54 PM

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How is process of going through medical school and taking the MCAT?

I am currently a junior in high school and I am curious about the process of becoming a professional like an orthodontist, dentist, pediatrician, or a family and general practitioner. Since I am aware that earning a (grad/undergrad) degree is not something to underestimate, I want to know what...

#dentistry #pediatrics #general-practitioner #healthcare #doctorate-degree #medical-school #graduate-school #orthodontist #mcat #medicine #hospital-and-health-care

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Active Apr 16 '18 at 08:27 PM

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Ashley Willies | Medical Student at Howard University College of Medicine I am a first year and so far it has had ...

My goal is to become a Counseling Psychologist, will I need more than a Master's Degree in order to obtain a stable job?

Many have told me I will need more than a Master's Degree. #counseling-psychology #psychology #college #masters-degree...

#doctorate-degree

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Active Sep 11 '17 at 04:52 PM

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Stacy Shields, PhD | Career Counselor Hi Sylvia, One of the most confusing things in the field ...

What is the retirement plan for being a doctor?

Do I still get paid after I retire? #doctorate-degree #doctor...

#higher-education

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Active Nov 08 '17 at 09:37 PM

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Tracy Gill | Higher Education Adviser: focused to work with teams ... Hello Kris, According to the research I have done doctors usually ...

Is it allowed, and is there a benefit to using new studet loans to pay off the oldest ones?

I am in graduate school, and the student loans are piling on. I notices some of the older, unsubsidized loans are starting to accumulate interest. I wonder if it would be wise to use my refunds to pay off these older student loans? #graduate-school #doctorate-degree #student-counseling...

#student-affairs

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:51 PM

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What can you do with a degree in biopsychology?

I LOVE biopsychology. I don't want to go into research, but can I become a psychiatrist using this degree? #college #career #medicine #psychology #college-major #biology #career-choice...

#doctorate-degree

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:50 PM

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Posted by Vera L.’s Avatar Vera L.
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how to become a cardiologist

i am interest about in cardiologist .it is my favorite.i want to know it.please tell me about it. #healthcare #surgery #doctorate-degree #general-surgery #ios-development...

#mhuu

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Nayeem Ahmed | Resolution Expert at Dell A cardiologist is a physician who specializes in diagnosing, treating and ...

What would be the best route to take in order to obtain a doctorate degree in psychology

I ask this particular question because I have asked many people this question and I can not seem to get a clear answer. I would like to be a Clinical Psychologist one day and I want to know the best path to take so I may be the best at this particular job. I would greatly appreciate a response...

#doctorate-degree

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Holly H.’s Avatar Holly H.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Holly, The Path to Becoming a Psychologist First, you will ...

Which school is the best for an undergraduate Psychology degree?

I am planning on going to med school so as long as I fulfill all my science requirements my major doesn't matter so I was considering Psych because literally everyone dose it. #college #psychology #college-major #doctorate-degree #med #medica...

#medicalschool

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:47 PM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Find a school that has an excellent pre-medicine program in your ...

Is a Masters degree useful in the world of optics?

I am trying to decide if I should ask about going for my doctorate next fall. I am currently working on my masters and taking the same courses as a PhD student in optical sciences would. I am trying to assess the benefits of getting my masters if my plan is to eventually get a PhD in the same...

#doctorate-degree #masters-degree #graduate-school #science #career-counseling #optics

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Active Nov 30 '17 at 04:54 PM

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What career would you pursue after graduating college with a Ph. D in Biology or Biochemistry?

I am asking this question because I want to major in Biology or Biochemistry in college but I am unsure of the career paths I can take. #college-major #biology #doctorate-degree #college-jobs...

#biochemistry

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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What career would you pursue after graduating college with a Ph. D in Biology or Biochemistry?

I am asking this question because I want to major in Biology or Biochemistry in college but I am unsure of the career paths I can take. #college-major #biology #doctorate-degree #college-selection...

#biochemistry

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Arghya Roy | Client Tech support associate, Dell international services. Hi there, hope this helps:- 1.Specialist Registrar in Emergency Medicine, Clinical ...

Would it be useful to obtain an M.D. / Ph. D. degree as opposed to one or the other?

I would like to become some type of doctor (anesthesiologist, oncologist, pediatric neurologist) in the future. In addition to this, I also want to do research. I wish to get my M.D. And Ph. D. #college #medicine #graduate-school #research #doctorate-degree #medical-education #medical-research...

#molecular-biology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Debra Dukes | Graduate Faculty - Research You need the MD to be any kind of clinical doctor, ...

help!!! what are some ways to be active in college for a future medical school student

I'm a current freshman in college and I just recently declared my major. I'm a biology major and in the future I plan on going to medical school. I feel the need to be active in college, so it looks good on my transcript, but don't know how. #medicine #biology #doctorate-degree #college...

#academic-advising

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Active Sep 04 '18 at 11:39 PM

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I want to work in a hospital. How will I apply after I get my ph.d?

I want to be a neurologist that works in a hospital? #doctor #doctorate-degree #hospital-and-health-care #neuroscience #neurology...

#medicine

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Active Jan 25 '18 at 04:45 AM

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Posted by Ariana L.’s Avatar Ariana L.
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Naiara Barbosa | Board-Certified Dermatologist To be a Neurologist and work as a physician (patient care) ...

Is it advantages to pursue an MD/PHD after reciving my BS degree in Biomedical Engineering?

I am planning in pursuing an MD.PHD after undergraduate studies. I would like to pursue research but would like to have the option to contribute as a practitioner. #biomedical-engineering #doctorate-degree #medical-research...

#pharmaceutical-industry

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:43 PM

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Posted by Chandler C.’s Avatar Chandler C.
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Theresa Cargioli Espy | Bioanalytical Associate at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals I highly recommend working for at least 1-2 yrs before entering ...

What types of extracurricular activities during undergrad (pre-med), would make one stand out for medical school?

I wish to know what types of activities I would be expecting to do during my undergrad on top of my classes in the oncoming years. #doctorate-degree...

#science-phd

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Active Oct 09 '17 at 01:39 PM

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Stefanie Wernisch | Researcher Volunteering at a local hospital or other healthcare facilities is always ...

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