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Career and Employment Resources: Grad School Exploration

Links, documents, and resources, organized by topic, maintained by University of St. Thomas Libraries in partnership with the Career Development Center.

Information on Graduate School Exploration

Graduate or Professional school can be a requirement for a career field and other times indiviuals choose to pursue additional education for person growth. Taking time to research programs, learn about admission requirements, and complete the application process can be overwhelming. The resources on this site offer tools to assist in the process to guide you through the decision making and selection.

If you need help exploring your options, you may find the following services helpful:

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Entrance Exams

The following are some of the most widely used exams for graduate and professional schools. Refer to the schools you are considering for their required tests. Each site provides an overview of the exam, costs, dates, and lcoationed offered, and practice tests.

LibrarySearch book search

Results here are limited to books, ebooks, and book chapters.

Find books on graduate school

The search box above will perform a basic keyword search.  An advanced search will let you search by keyword, publication title, author, subject terms, or call number.  Once you find a relevant book or two, look within those records for promising subject headings: click on one of them to perform a new search on that term to find more. Be sure to browse the shelves in the area where you find a promising book.

Sample search terms include:

Career development
Vocational interests
Universities and colleges - graduate work
Graduate students
Graduate students - handbooks and manuals

Documents and Media

Documents, reports, and videos to help you along your career development path.

Upcoming Events

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Practice Entrance Exams/Books

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