Why Switching Careers Can Be an Incredibly Fulfilling Decision —and Why Grad School is the First Step

By Lana Whitehead on March 21, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

How’s that job of yours going? You’ve been doing the same thing for a number of years now, but perhaps you’re thinking you need a change of scenery. Switching careers may sound intimidating, but could also turn out to be one of the best decisions you ever make.

There are plenty of ways to go...

Kent Offers Two New Resources to Help Prospective Graduate Students Find Their Path!

By Lana Whitehead on March 14, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

Here at Kent State, we’re committed to helping prospective graduate students find the inspiration and information that they need in order to make the right choices about their path toward graduate education.

That’s why we have created these two new informational resources to help guide you in...

The Benefits of Pursuing a Graduate Degree Now Instead of Later —And Why As a Mom You Shouldn't Wait

By Lana Whitehead on March 7, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

What mom hasn’t experienced the gut-wrenching moment when their child dashes ahead of them into the parking lot or street? You rush after your kid, yelling at them to slow down and wait for you. When you finally catch up, your heart is racing and you firmly repeat the lesson about holding onto...

4 Ways a Graduate Degree Can Help Advance Your Career

By Lana Whitehead on February 28, 2018 in Graduate School Resources

Deciding whether or not to go back to school for a graduate degree can be a complicated decision. Rising tuition costs and having to put a career on hold to return to school can be a deterrent for many. However, in the professional world it is becoming increasingly evident that advanced degrees...