Skip to main content

Career Questions tagged Graduate

After graduation, it can be challenging to decide what to do next. Whether it be from high school or college, graduating opens the door to opportunities. For more information, please...

Aye Marie C.’s Avatar
Aye Marie C. May 22, 2016 1481 views

What is the best advice you can give an aspiring lawyer about to start college?

I'm not 100% sure I want to be a lawyer but I definitely want to have a career in the law field. Whether it be steps I should start taking now or attitudes to go into college with, what's some advice qualified people in law related careers or students about to graduate can give me? Thank you!...

law college legal advice justice graduate lawyer

Andrea B.’s Avatar
Andrea B. May 22, 2016 664 views

What activities should undergraduate students do to get into medical school?

What classes, extracurriculars, internships, jobs, etc. would you recommend an undergraduate student do to improve their chances of getting into medical school? Are there any things that students should avoid doing? I'm going to be attending Washington University in St. Louis in the fall as an...

graduate-school medical-school medicine activities resume undergraduate graduate extracurriculars

Kyana J.’s Avatar
Kyana J. May 21, 2016 677 views

Did you love or hate your college experiemce?

were you that kid that went to every event, or the kid that stayed in their dorm. Did you have friends, join a team, or joined a club? Did you love or hate your college experience? graduate sophomore...

junior

Lauren K.’s Avatar
Lauren K. May 20, 2016 807 views

Looking back on your college experiences, would you say that the social and net-working aspects from college are just as valuable to your current careers as the education you recieved in college? why or why not?

Although the point of college is to learn and become educated for future careers, I've been told the importance of networking. I am wondering, from others' personal experiences, how being social and networking may have helped them build their careers. college career graduate social...

networking

Mario B.’s Avatar
Mario B. May 19, 2016 493 views

My question is about teaching after college. What is some helpful information/advice you would give about pursuing a career as a professor, or a teacher in secondary education?

I have pursued my major with the option to teach, and would really appreciate some additional information from the experienced: teachers, professors, graduates pursuing a career in teaching etc. teaching teacher professor university graduate-school...

graduate

Brandon L.’s Avatar
Brandon L. May 19, 2016 562 views

What job opportunities and/or internships are offered for students pursuing a degree in Business?

I am a an enrolling student to college, and I'm looking to major and get by MBA in Business and Administration. It would only be appropriate to ask about the job opportunities in this field. graduate...

mba

Lee-Anne Jae A.’s Avatar
Lee-Anne Jae A. May 19, 2016 702 views

How did you gain your connections for careers after you graduated?

I know the job market can be tough, so I just wanted to know how you secured connections to find good jobs after receiving your degree? graduate careers job-market...

connections

Johan D.’s Avatar
Johan D. May 19, 2016 507 views

How successful are research psychologists after graduation?

Debating whether I want to major in research psychology or neurology. graduate...

research

charles F.’s Avatar
charles F. May 19, 2016 480 views

How difficult would it be to create a dissertation for a PHD? Does difficulty depend on field of study?

I am in college currently, hoping to pursue a PHD someday, just want to be prepared for when it happens. college professor student graduate-school graduate phd...

college-student

Sydnee C.’s Avatar
Sydnee C. May 19, 2016 898 views

Engineering vs. Engineering Technology

What's the difference between these two majors from the stance of someone who has experienced practice in one or both? engineering technology graduate...

undergraduate

Ebony C.’s Avatar
Ebony C. May 18, 2016 514 views

Is college anything like high school?

Once you get used to high school it seems like it would be hard to transition to a whole other school and lifestyle....

graduate

Minh V.’s Avatar
Minh V. May 18, 2016 879 views

Is it possible for students adapt to new career paths that are unrelated to their major? And if so, what steps should they take?

A lot of times, people end up having a new passion that is unrelated to their degree. I have seen many professionals gain high profile jobs even though they had a degree that was unrelated to their career. I was curious to see how a student could gain experience in a different field and dive...

recruiting graduate business development majors consulting

Steffany N.’s Avatar
Steffany N. May 18, 2016 470 views

What kind of qualities must a student have in order to get into a college that majors in medicine?

I want to know what colleges out there will help me in my journey towards being a doctor. I want to know what type of people they need and where I will fit in to help. I also want to find the right college for me. doctor medicine...

graduate

Kyler K.’s Avatar
Kyler K. May 18, 2016 623 views

How long should you spend study if you take 16 credit hours?

Should you spend more than 16 hours a week studying or less than 16 hours a week studying? school...

graduate

Lindsey E.’s Avatar
Lindsey E. May 18, 2016 530 views

How often will I find myself stuck without anything to do if I want to be a research biochemist?

I want to be a researcher after I graduate college. However, I want to know how often I will be stuck in the lab without any instruction and no work to do. I wish to be as productive as possible, so I'd like to know if I'll always be busy or not. biology graduate chemistry undergraduate...

biochemistry

Natalia K.’s Avatar
Natalia K. May 17, 2016 355 views
Anna L.’s Avatar
Anna L. May 17, 2016 536 views
Shianne D.’s Avatar
Shianne D. May 16, 2016 491 views

What major should I choose in college?

I want to go into nursing with a specialty in psychology and pediatrics. college nurse...

graduate

Grace D.’s Avatar
Grace D. May 16, 2016 470 views

When looking at prospective colleges what are the top three questions to ask your school that are usually mot addressed?

I am looking at colleges to attend and I never know what to ask the school after they give the usual speech. student...

graduate

Mario B.’s Avatar
Mario B. May 15, 2016 531 views
Sidney G.’s Avatar
Sidney G. May 14, 2016 574 views
Amber C.’s Avatar
Amber C. May 13, 2016 665 views

What is the best idea to take if your dream for the future is not as practical or resourceful as you once believed?

I am asking this question because many people tell me that I may be overthinking the results of my post-secondary choices. I hope to create an inspiring cartoon that will capture attention and or possibly turn it into a film. However, I realize that I may not animation as much as I like the...

parent counselor job-coaching business mentoring teacher graduate student

Mario B.’s Avatar
Mario B. May 13, 2016 702 views

When is the best time to pursue graduate school? Should it be immediately after getting my B.A.? Or should I wait?

I will graduate soon, and I don't know if I should add experience to my resume before getting I apply for a Master's program. teacher professor graduate-school...

graduate

Sara W.’s Avatar
Sara W. May 13, 2016 987 views

How much does a nurse make right out of college

I am going to have a lot of student loans and want to make sure that I will be able to handle the payments when I graduate. nursing graduate...

college-jobs

Brett B.’s Avatar
Brett B. May 13, 2016 658 views

What are good ways to build the best resume to impress employers?

I just graduated college and will be trying to continue school and I want to know good ways to build up my resume so it will be impressive to employers. professional graduate resume...

employment

Brett B.’s Avatar
Brett B. May 13, 2016 615 views

How do I stay active during the summer so I am making continuous progress towards bettering my career path?

I am not sure on how I can make the most of my summer. I do not want to have days where I am doing nothing, I want every day to be a day where I am making strides toward my career. career graduate time-management...

organization

Nicole R.’s Avatar
Nicole R. May 13, 2016 632 views

How do you manage your college debt?

I'm worried about my college debt getting very big since I need to go to med school. doctor...

graduate

Keara G.’s Avatar
Keara G. May 13, 2016 799 views

How do you afford college alone at 18?

Hi! I'm asking this question because I've recently heard from my parents that they will not be supporting me financially in college. Now, as an 18 year old who makes roughly $3000 a year coaching gymnastics, I ask, how do I afford college? FAFSA has only loaned me a small amount of money and...

graduate college finance money