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.

September 22, 2021

Grad School Tips: 5 Strategies for Success

Whether you’re deciding if grad school is the right path for you or if you’ve already made the leap, here’s what to expect and how to make the most of your experience.


July 9, 2021

Tips for International Graduate Students

Use these tips to help navigate graduate school as an international student.


December 18, 2020

Is Grad School Worth It?

Many professionals wonder: "Is going to grad school worth it?" Here are 5 considerations to help make the best decision for you.


October 29, 2020

What Does an Enrollment Counselor Do?

Enrollment counselors provide expert guidance throughout the entire application process. Learn how to leverage their expertise.


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: Juggling 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 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.