Be a Star! How to Create a Competitive Grad Application

Thursday, March 7, 2024 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The graduate admissions process can be complex to navigate. During this webinar, ETS Graduate Education Advisors will introduce you to the graduate school application process from the faculty reviewer perspective and offer a specific set of tasks to help you prepare a competitive graduate school application.

Key takeaways:
• A better understanding of the admissions process
• Specific ways you can strengthen your application
• Tips for making the most of an interview
• Information about free resources from ETS 

Dr. Carlos Grijalva is an professor emeritus of psychology and neuroscience and former associate dean of the Graduate Division at UCLA. In his role as associate dean, Dr. Grijalva was responsible for graduate diversity programs and oversaw the Graduate Division offices of Diversity, Inclusion and Admission and Fellowships and Financial Services.
Dr. Maureen Grasso is a professor in the Wilson College of Textiles and former Dean of the Graduate School at North Carolina State University. She was also the Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Georgia. She is an ASHRAE Fellow and has received numerous awards and recognition for her work. 

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