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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October 4, 2022

A Guide to Northeastern's Graduate School Scholarships

Learn how grad school scholarships, fellowships, and other forms of aid can help you pay for your advanced degree.

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September 30, 2022

Paying for Grad School: Where and How to Start

With a little time, research, and creativity, you can fund your dream of going to grad school—without taking on debt. Find out how.

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August 8, 2022

Join Us at Northeastern’s Graduate Open House | September 13-14, 2022

Register today for Northeastern's Graduate Programs Virtual Open House. This year's two-day online event takes place September 13-14, 2022.

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June 2, 2022

4 Types of Psychology Degrees: Picking the Right Program

Want to earn a degree in psychology, but not sure where to start? Check out the different types of degrees to see which is the right fit for you.

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March 28, 2022

Graduate School Scholarships for Veterans

If you’re a veteran pursuing a graduate degree, here is a list of 8 graduate school scholarships for veterans that can help you fund your education.

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March 16, 2022

Should You Work in Industry Before Attending Grad School?

Should you work before grad school? Before starting an advanced degree program, consider the benefits of getting work experience in your industry.

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March 16, 2022

How to Prepare Yourself for Online Graduate School

Do you plan to get a master's degree while working full-time? Learn how to prepare for online school and find out if virtual learning is right for you.

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March 15, 2022

Preparing Yourself for Grad School After Working in Industry

Applying to grad school after working doesn’t have to be stressful. Learn how your career experience can improve your graduate school applications.

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March 15, 2022

How Hard Are Online Graduate Degree Programs, Really?

Is online school harder than traditional school? Before enrolling in a master’s degree program, find out whether online learning is right for you.

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March 14, 2022

How Many Grad Schools Should You Apply To?

While many experts recommend applying to 4-6 graduate programs, ultimately the right number for you will depend on a number of factors.

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