University of Dubuque


Career Services - Considering Grad/Professional School?

Before you decide whether are not you want to go to graduate or professional school, it is very important that you take the time to develop clear goals for pursuing this possibility. Obtaining an advanced degree without extensive planning or research could leave you in debt, and further behind in your career.  So take time to do the research, reflect on your goals, and explore your options. 

The following guide includes:

  • Things to Consider before Applying
  • Timeline for Applying
  • How to Choose a Program or School (Worksheet)
  • How to Prepare for the Application Process
  • Additional Website Resources


Download: Guide for considering graduate or professional school


 For more information or to schedule a consultation, please contact Career Services: