Career Questions tagged Grad

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Blake M. May 09, 2019 250 views

Technology, International, French language, where does it all fit together?

I have only ever worked in the IT field since I was in High school. I am getting an international degree with a focus in MIS Global IT leadership and Management. I learned intermediate level French in France and Canada. I can finish my degree in December; or I can postpone it a semester and go...

#foreign-languages #help #postgrad #business #international #grad #thinktank #technology #abroad

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Khushi K. Aug 31, 2018 272 views
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Khushi K. Aug 31, 2018 356 views
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Aimee K. Aug 12, 2018 218 views

How soon after university should I apply to grad schools ?

I definitely need to save up and work a few years before going back to school, but does waiting too long affect my eligibility to grad schools ? #art #art history #biology #grad...

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Julia V. Jan 21, 2018 221 views

In the field of biomedical engineering, what are th epros and cons of going straight from undergrad to a master's degee vs going out into the work force?

I go to a school with a strong coop program. I am wondering if it is fiscally responsible to go straight to master's degree, or get a job with a bachelor's degree. #grad...

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Mariam I. Jan 16, 2018 406 views

How important are extracurriculars to grad school?

In high school, extracurricular clubs and activities are a big part of college applications. When applying for grad school, is this the same way? Or do grad schools just look for consistently high grades? #grades #extracurriculars #grad #graduate-school ##gradschool #graduateschool...

#undergraduate #student-clubs

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Leah A. Feb 11, 2017 1366 views

How easy is it to get a minimum wage job?

I've been considering how much someone would struggle when they get out of college with experience but not quite the right kind. Is experience what matters? I understanf that everyone "starts at the bottom" but how have much time will that take to even get a job straight out of college? I tried...

#post #first-job #job-applications #grad

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Mitra D. Nov 12, 2016 614 views
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Amina D. Jul 08, 2016 481 views

Grad school vs. undergrad

Hello! Can anyone comment on the differences between undergrad and grad school? I am interested in astronomy/physics and was wondering how the classes differ, how teachers teach, etc. Any advice is appreciated. #graduate-school #physics #undergraduate #astronomy...