Career Services

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Planning for Graduate School

USD Career Services assists students and alumni with graduate school planning by:

  • offering personalized appointments to discuss timelines and selection of programs
  • providing individual assistance with CVs, admissions essays, and interviewing skills
  • sponsoring graduate school planning workshops
  • hosting an annual Graduate School Fair that features a variety of graduate and professional school programs

If you would like to meet with a counselor to discuss graduate school preparation, please call (619) 260-4654 to schedule an appointment.

Graduate School Preparation

Graduate School Directory

Visit Copley Library or go online for Peterson’s Graduate & Professional Programs, which contains 44,000+ graduate programs at 2,000+ institutions in 476 disciplines ranging from Accounting to Zoology. It divides the disciplines into:

  • Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Business, Education, Health, Information Studies, Law and Social Work

Career Services Library

Visit the Career Services Library in Hughes 110 for books on graduate school and graduate school planning.

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