Using Your Online Calendar to Manage Scholarship Hunts and Deadlines

By - Jul 14, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

When I work with clients to develop strategies for applying to multiple scholarships, my ultimate goal is to help these individuals integrate application processes into their everyday lives. Given the cost of attendance to United States graduate programs, it will take several applications and consistent...

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What Does it Mean to Be an Occupational Therapist?

By - Jul 11, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how real students navigate their way through the graduate school admissions process and grad school itself with our What is Graduate School Really Like? series. Meet Shannen, an occupational therapist Shannen, thank you for sharing your story with us! Can you start by telling us about yourself...

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Data Analytics Master’s Programs: What Do They Want in Applicants?

By - Jul 11, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

In the last five years, and driven by the tremendous growth of data gathered by companies and institutions across all industries, we have experienced a sharp rise in demand for data analytics jobs, and with that, the birth and expansion of master’s programs in data...

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Scholarship Seekers

By - Jul 10, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

In my four years at the UCLA Scholarship Resource Center (SRC), I must have given my introductory workshop about how to perform effective scholarship searches online to thousands of parents, students, and prospective students. Every time that I picked up the phone, gave campus presentations,...

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All About the IELTS

By - Jul 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Ben Worthington, Creator of IELTSPodcast [Show Summary] Ben Worthington is an IELTS master, and he talks in great detail about the various sections of the test and how to prepare for them, as well as what to do if you can’t seem to break...

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Everything Graduate Applicants Need to Know About the Curriculum Vitae (CV)

By - Jul 8, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

If you’re applying to an academic graduate program (MA, PhD), no doubt you’ll be asked to submit a CV or resume. While “resume” is the term most often used in common parlance, there is a huge difference between CVs and resumes, and there are important...

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The “Sizzle Factor”: 5 Tips for Writing PsyD Personal Statements

By - Jul 7, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

“What should I include?” “How do I start?” “What will impress the faculty committee?” “Is it okay to brag about my accomplishments?” These are the most common questions asked by PsyD applicants about their application essay. The fact that different programs refer to the essay as a “Personal Statement,”...

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Use These 5 Questions to Conduct a Draft Analysis of Your Scholarship Essay

By - Jul 5, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Most students do not realize that the process of writing a personal essay for scholarships is more than just a chance to tell stories. It is an opportunity to write a very specific form of argumentation or persuasion. Of course, when it comes to writing about...

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Happy 4th of July!

By - Jul 4, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

For 25 years, Accepted has helped applicants gain acceptance to top undergraduate and graduate programs. Our expert team of admissions consultants features former admissions directors, PhDs, and professional writers who have advised clients to acceptance at top programs worldwide including Harvard, Stanford, Yale, Princeton,...

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Fully-Funded PhD Program at Harvard University: How I Got In

By - Jul 3, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard is one of those places that people often talk about with admiration but rarely as an aspiration. “Could I ever get into Harvard?” is usually a question asked with a great deal of doubt and trepidation. However, thousands have graduated from Harvard over its...

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