Grad School Tips & Advice

When it comes to pursuing a graduate degree, no two educational paths are exactly the same. Whether you want to earn your master’s degree right after you’ve earned your bachelor’s degree or you’re pursuing graduate education later in life, these articles, tips, and advice can help you succeed in grad school and achieve your goals.

August 11, 2020

What is Experiential Learning?

Here’s your complete guide to experiential learning and how it can make all the difference in your education and career. 


April 28, 2020

7 Time Management Tips for Online Students

Time management is key to online learning success. Here are 7 time management tips for online students to help you study efficiently and effectively.


April 24, 2020

7 Tips for Networking in an Online Degree Program

Networking in grad school is critical to career growth, but can it be done in an online degree program?


April 16, 2020

A Day in the Life of a Graduate Student: How I Juggle Work and School 

Emily Lian, a curriculum writer and student in Northeastern’s Doctor of Education (EdD) program, discusses the challenges of working full-time while earning her EDD online.  


January 21, 2020

7 Ways a Master's Degree Can Help You Get Ahead

There are a variety of reasons to return to school for a master's degree. Here are seven ways that pursuing a graduate program can positively impact your career.


January 13, 2020

Mentally Preparing for Graduate School: What You Need to Know

This experience should be exciting, not daunting. Here’s how to prepare.


December 16, 2019

8 Steps on How to Apply for a U.S. Student Visa

If you are thinking about earning a college degree from an American university, you will need to apply for your U.S. Student Visa. Here’s how.


December 13, 2019

5 Benefits of Studying in the U.S. for International Students

Are you considering attending a college or university in the United States? Here are the 5 benefits of studying in the US for international students.


November 6, 2019

Co-op vs. Internship: What’s the Difference?

Curious about the difference between a co-op vs. an internship? Explore key similarities and differences between these two types of hands-on learning.


September 16, 2019

Grad School or Work? How to Balance Both

Pursuing a master’s degree and working full-time doesn’t need to be an either/or scenario. Use these six tips to strategically balance both.