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
- How to Plan for Graduate School
- Preparing a Curriculum Vitae
- Writing Graduate School Admissions Essays
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. Here is a sampling of available books.
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