Top reasons to head to grad school

The numbers show that getting a master’s or doctorate usually pays off. People with post-graduate degrees generally earn more than colleagues with only a bachelor’s, and they often report higher levels of job satisfaction and personal fulfillment.

Government hiring trends

Graduate students often set their sights on hot industries like tech, health care or investment banking. But another career path brings professional fulfillment, job security and competitive salaries—the government sector.

Ahead of the curve: Timing your grad school applications

This timeline can help you stay on track if you're aiming to start graduate school in the fall.

For returning students, tips for a stellar application

Competing with other candidates can be intimidating, here are some tips to help you and your grad school application stand out.