Applying to PhD Programs: When, Where, How, and Why?

By - Sep 19, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

The thought of pursuing a PhD can be daunting. You may ask yourself the following key questions: When should I apply? Where should I apply? How do I get in? Why do I want to go?  Let’s consider these questions one at a time. Question 1: “When should I apply to...

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​​Temple University’s Postbac Programs: A Plethora of Possibilities

By - Sep 14, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Learn how to increase your chances of acceptance to medical school or another health professions school. [Show summary] Caleb Marsh, Admissions Director of Temple University’s CST many postbac programs explores the robust opportunities available to students preparing for medical educations and careers.  How can Temple University’s postbac...

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Would You Like to Get Rid of Your Accent in English?

By - Aug 31, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

Is your accent in English holding you back professionally? [Show summary] Esther Bruhl is a speech pathologist and founder of Speak More Clearly, an accent reduction training program for non-native English speakers. In this episode she explains how accents are formed and how new ones can...

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Georgetown University Introduces M.S. in Environment and Sustainability Management

By - Aug 19, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

Georgetown University is offering a new interdisciplinary M.S. in Environment and Sustainability Management (MS-ESM). The program is a collaboration between the Georgetown Environment Initiative, the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, and the McDonough School of Business, and is targeted at students who want to...

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You’ve Caught the “Academic Ambition” Bug—Now What?

By - Aug 13, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

[Note: All names and identifiable information have been changed to protect the clients of Accepted.] I have had a number of clients come to work with me because of an amazing change they’ve recently experienced. This change—this shift—is internal; it is exciting; it will last them...

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Stanford MSx Application Essay Tips & Deadlines [2021 – 2022]

By - Aug 1, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

The relatively complex MSx online application and your resume (and ideally your recommendations as well) will establish you as a leader in your organization (and possibly even your domain), and that leadership role is essential if you want to be a qualified MSx applicant. But it’s...

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A Harvard Grad Talks About Pursuing a Master’s in Education

By - Jul 27, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

College admissions tips from a Harvard graduate [Show summary] Julie Kim shares her journey from growing up as an immigrant daughter to obtaining a Master’s of Education from Harvard to now operating her own college consulting company. She shares her tips for getting into Harvard despite...

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Applying to the Stanford Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program: Everything You Need to Know [2021 – 2022]

By - Jul 22, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

Everything you need to know about the Stanford Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program Overview: What is the KHS Program? Who is eligible to apply? Unique application deadlines and procedures KHS Acceptance Rate Application elements: Resume Recommendation letters Institutional letter of endorsement Short answer questions Essay question Video statement What is the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program? The Stanford Knight–Hennessy Scholars Program is a...

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How to Eliminate Test Anxiety

By - Jul 20, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

Ace any standardized admissions test, with top-tier academic coaching and effective tools to manage anxiety [Show summary] Bara Sapir has been providing test prep for over 20 years and is a pioneer in mindful test taking, implementing a holistic approach to the test prep process. She...

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How to Respond to a Rejection

By - Jun 15, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

How to Respond to a Rejection [Show summary] Admissions guru Linda Abraham highlights four reasons that could cause a rejection and offers concrete, practical suggestions for moving forward.  How to Respond to a Rejection [Show notes] Some of you are unfortunately facing a fistful of dings at the...

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