Graduate and Professional School Resources

Are you interested in attending graduate or professional school?

The choice to pursue a graduate degree is an important decision. Depending on your career plans, it can help you reach a career goal that will require additional education beyond a bachelor’s degree. A graduate degree can help with earning potential, advancement, competitiveness, and entry into specialized professions. However, obtaining a graduate degree will require a commitment of time, energy, money, and readiness to pursue additional education.

Check out our Guide to Grad School!

This guide answers your questions on all the basics of graduate school from discernment to funding. Have a more specific question? Check out our guides below for more answers or schedule an Graduate School Conversation appointment on Handshake.

Sign up for GST 386G Graduate School Preparation!

(Juniors & Seniors only)

This class is designed to prepare juniors and seniors for the graduate and professional school application process. This 7-week course will help students develop an ability to articulate their goals and reasons for attending graduate school. They will be able to utilize this heightened self-awareness and career direction when deciding on graduate school programs, when developing their career documents (curriculum vitae, personal statements, etc.), when practicing for interviews, and will develop a deeper understanding of the graduate school application process so they know what awaits them while applying. For more information, contact Amelia Gardiner.

Helpful Links:

Berea College Pre-Law Pathway: Connect with the pre-law faculty and students at Berea to learn more about how to prepare for law school.

Berea College Pre-Med Pathway: Connect with the pre-med faculty and students at Berea to learn more about how to prepare for medical school.

Entrance Exam Resources: Learn more about entrance exams and how to prepare for them.

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