Grad School Tips & Advice

When it comes to pursuing a graduate degree, no two educational paths are exactly the same. Whether you want to earn your master’s degree right after you’ve earned your bachelor’s degree or you’re pursuing graduate education later in life, these articles, tips, and advice can help you succeed in grad school and achieve your goals.

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September 27, 2021

Finding the Right Online Graduate Program for You

Learn what to expect from an online graduate degree program and strategies you can use to make the most of your experience.

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September 24, 2021

5 Expert Tips for Writing a Stand-Out Grad School Resumé

Your grad school resumé is an integral piece of the admissions process. Northeastern's admissions team shares five tips to help you perfect yours.

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September 22, 2021

Grad School Tips: 5 Strategies for Success

Whether you’re deciding if grad school is the right path for you or if you’ve already made the leap, here’s what to expect and how to make the most of your experience.

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September 20, 2021

How to Choose a Graduate School: 7 Tips for Success

Choosing a graduate degree program can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are 7 factors to consider when choosing a graduate school.

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September 16, 2021

How to Request a Grad School Recommendation Letter

Explore the top tips for asking for and receiving impressive letters of recommendation.

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September 7, 2021

Join Us at Northeastern’s Graduate Open House | September 28-30, 2021

Register today for Northeastern's Graduate Programs Virtual Open House. This year's three-day online event takes place September 28-30, 2021.

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July 9, 2021

Tips for International Graduate Students

Use these tips to help navigate graduate school as an international student.

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February 3, 2021

6 Tips for Navigating Group Work in an Online Class

Virtual learning is here to stay. Leverage these 6 tips to navigate the challenges of online group projects successfully.

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December 18, 2020

Is a Master's Degree Worth It?

Many professionals wonder: "Is going to grad school worth it?" Here are 5 considerations to help make the best decision for you.

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October 29, 2020

What Does an Enrollment Counselor Do?

Enrollment counselors provide expert guidance throughout the entire application process. Learn how to leverage their expertise.

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