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1. Choosing a Dissertation Topic
Choosing a dissertation topic can be overwhelming, especially when you do not yet know what you are interested in or you are interested in many topics and are having trouble narrowing them down. Let’s look at three steps to help you get started.
2. Avoid Overcommitment in Graduate School
Once you make the decision to commit to going back to school the excitement and motivation to begin can overshadow your capacity for taking on more in your life. Let’s look at how to pursue your graduate school goals without overcommitting yourself.
3. 5 Tips for Work Life Balance in Grad School
It can be easy to get overwhelmed in graduate school so let’s look at some tips for work-life balance.
4. Graduate School Residencies
Some graduate programs require a residency. If you have wondered what that refers to or what the options might be, read on…
5. 5 Things Really Great Graduate Students Do
There are things that some graduate students do that make them stand out from the crowd. From time management to approach to learning, here are some ways you can get the most out of your graduate school experience.
6. What to do if you do not get into graduate school
If you have applied to graduate school and did not get in you might be feeling not only disappointed, but also lost as to what to do next. Don’t give up! Explore the possible reasons why you were not accepted and then you can plot a course to move forward.
7. Cheating in Graduate School
Graduate school is often much more work and stress than students expect. The expectations are higher and the worker is harder than undergrad. Unfortunately, some people respond to the demands of graduate school by cheating to get by. Don’t let this be your solution.
8. Staying Engaged as an Online Graduate Student
It can be difficult to stay engaged with school work when you are not going to a physical classroom each week and not seeing your professors and classmates in person. So how do you avoid getting bored and stay engaged? The right answer will differ for everyone, but here are some ideas.
9. 5 Myths about Graduate School
Things are not always as simple as they seem and this includes the decision to go to graduate school. Let's look at 5 myths about graduate school and how to move past those myths to reach your goals.
10. Find a Job as an Adjunct Instructor
If you are looking to supplement your income and you have at least a master’s degree you might want to consider adjunct teaching. In this article we will look at some of the things you will need to consider when starting your adjunct instructor job search.
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