Graduate Programs

Blogs from students, faculty & staff

From Undergraduate to Ph.D.: How Grace Carey, Ph.D. Found Success in Graduate School

Posted by & filed under anthropology, Podcast, sociology.

In this episode of Victors in Grad School podcast, Dr. Christopher Lewis interviews Dr. Grace Carey about her educational journey and career. Dr. Carey began her academic path at the University of Michigan Flint, earning a bachelor’s degree in anthropology and sociology with a minor in international and global studies. She later pursued a Ph.D.

How do I balance work and life while attending graduate school?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

Attending graduate school while working can be challenging, and finding a balance between work, school, and personal life can be even more difficult. However, with some planning, organization, and prioritization, it is possible to manage your time effectively and achieve a work-life balance while pursuing your graduate degree. Here are some tips to help you

How do I pay for graduate school?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

Graduate school can be an expensive investment in your future, but there are several ways to pay for it. Here are some of the most common ways to pay for your graduate education: In conclusion, paying for graduate school can be a challenge, but there are several options available to help make it more affordable.

How do you find graduate school success?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

There are many ways to find success in graduate school. We have talked about many different ways weekly in the Victors in Grad School podcast, and if you have listened to past episodes you will find that everyone’s journey to and through graduate school is different. That being said there are some commonalities that we

What are the job prospects after graduate school?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

Graduate school can be a great investment in your education and career. It can provide you with specialized knowledge, skills, and credentials that can make you more competitive in the job market. Here are some job prospects to consider after completing graduate school: However, it’s important to research the job market in your specific field

What is the graduate school experience like?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

Graduate school is a unique and challenging experience that is different from undergraduate education. The following are some common aspects of the graduate school experience: In conclusion, the graduate school experience is more focused, independent, collaborative, and challenging than undergraduate education. It requires students to take on more responsibility, develop professional skills, and be self-motivated.

What are the admission requirements that you will find when applying to graduate programs?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

Admission requirements for graduate programs can vary depending on the institution, program, and field of study. However, there are some common requirements that most graduate programs require. Here are some of the most common admission requirements for graduate programs: In conclusion, admission requirements for graduate programs can vary depending on the program and field of

What is the application process like for applying to graduate school?

Posted by & filed under Graduate School - general.

The application process for graduate school can seem daunting, but with some planning and preparation, it can be manageable. Here’s a breakdown of the typical steps involved in the graduate school application process: In conclusion, the graduate school application process can seem overwhelming, but by breaking it down into manageable steps, it can be manageable.

Keep asking why questions as you prepare for graduate school with Patriece Campbell-Palmer

Posted by & filed under Podcast.

This week on the Victors in Grad School podcast we are joined by Dr. Patriece Campbell-Palmer, Director of Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Management at the University of Louisville. We talk to Dr. Campbell-Palmer about her own graduate school journey from the University of Michigan-Flint to the University of New England and how she found success

Graduate Student Spotlight: Amy Lewis, Nurse Practitioner Student

Posted by & filed under Nursing.

Hello again everyone! Welcome back to the Graduate Student Spotlight! Today’s spotlighted student is Acute Care Nurse Practitioner student, Amy Lewis! As a Nurse Practitioner student, Amy works hard to keep up with all of her cohort as well as the latest news in the field. She will be completing her doctorate next year, and