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The decision to continue your education into graduate or professional school is not for everyone.

You must be clear on what field you intend to pursue. You must also determine whether or not continuing your education will provide you with a significant advantage in your career field. Here are some key resources to help you determine whether graduate or professional school is right for you:

To Go or Not to Go

People choose to attend graduate school for a variety of reasons. As you try to decide if this is the right choice for you, you might find it helpful to explore your own reasons for attending. 

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Selecting a Program

Selecting a grad school that fits is an important decision and should not be taken lightly. This information can assist you in the process.

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Attend a Workshop

Thinking about Graduate/Law/Med school? These workshops are designed to help students decide if graduate or professional school is a good choice for them and learn how to prepare and develop techniques for applying to improve success. These hands-on workshops give students a jump start on the admissions process. All workshops are held in the Career Classroom located at 256J LSU Student Union.

  • Tues., 10/09, Get Into Grad School, 5-6 p.m.
  • Wed., 10/10, Get Into Law School, 5-6 p.m.
  • Thurs., 10/11, Personal Statement Writing, 5-6 p.m.

Once you have made the choice to continue your education through graduate or professional school, you will want to be prepared and stay on track. These pages offer additional resources for getting into the right grad school for you: