Overview of Graduate School Programs & Degrees

Considering graduate school? The articles below can help you learn more about your options, including information on types of degrees and specific programs, and can provide advice about finding the best graduate school for you. Should you go to graduate school? Master's or Ph.D.? Finding...

 

Popular Searches

Petersons.com welcomes millions of visitors each year.  Here are some of the most popular searches for grad school seekers....

 

Graduate School Search by Subject

The list of popular subjects below allows you to conduct a search for graduate schools based on your interests. Find the top universities and the best...

 

What’s the Difference Between Computer Science and Computer Engineering?

Both degrees and jobs in computing are becoming increasingly specialized. For this reason, it is more important than ever to fully research a computing...

 

Choosing the Right Graduate Advisor is Essential to Academic Success

Choosing your graduate advisor is just as important as your choice of graduate degree. Find out how to choose the right advisor in this article....

 

A Guide for Potential Grad Students: Should You Go To Graduate School?

Are you considering going to graduate school? Are you aware of all your options, and what a graduate program involves -- financially, mentally, and emotionally?...

 

The Graduate School Decision: Academics

Expect late nights and loads of reading. In fact, expect a lot more work than you ever dreamed of as an undergrad....

 

Taking Charge of Your Grad School Recommendation Letters

Find out how to request the best letter of recommendation from your professors or other sources in this article from Peterson's....

 

5 Things to Consider When Preparing to Visit a Prospective Grad School

Visiting a potential grad school is more important that you might think. Here's five reasons you should make the most of that campus visit....

 

Create a Graduate School Ranking to Find the School That's Right for You

Read through reliable lists of grad school rankings. These are all good resources to help you identify appropriate schools, especially if you're not sure...

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