Resources for Finding a Graduate School
Now that you know why you want to go to graduate school, how do you go about finding a school that will suit your needs?
The Internet is a valuable tool for researching graduate schools:
- Graduate Schools - Search for schools by subject. Very highly recommended.
- Peterson's Education Center provides information on a variety of topics: Undergraduate, Graduate and Professional Study, Postgraduate Executive Education.
- U.S. News Online lists the best graduate schools.
- Graduate and Professional Schools excellent search feature.
- Educational Testing Services (GRE)
- Colleges and Universities (by University of Texas)
- Directory of Education Degree Programs, including certification and master's programs.
- Directory of Business Schools and Graduate Programs
- Practice Tests - including the GRE, LSAT and MCAT.
Western's Leslie J. Savage Library also has the following useful guides:
- Peterson's Guides to Graduate Programs (multiple listings)
- The Official Guide to MBA Programs
- The Official Guide to U.S. Law Schools, Graduate Study in Psychology and Associated Fields
- Barron's Guide to Graduate Business Schools
- Barron's Guide to Law Schools
- Barron's Guide to Medical and Dental Schools
- Medical School Admission Requirements in the United States and Canada
- Veterinary School Admission Requirements in the United States and Canada