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Resources: Graduate School

CCD Resources

Directories + Guides

In Print

  • Getting What You Came For: The Smart Student’s Guide to Earning an M.A. or a Ph.D.
    by Robert Peters
  • The Complete Law School Companion: How To Excel at America’s Most Demanding Post-Graduate Curriculum
    by Jeffery Deaver (available from BU Libraries)

Making the Decision

Preparing for Entrance Exams


In Print

  • Get Into Graduate School: A Strategic Approach
    edited by Kaplan Publishing
  • Graduate Admissions Essays: Write your way into the Graduate School of Your Choice
    by Donald Asher
  • How to Write a Winning Personal Statement for Graduate and Professional School
    by Richard J. Stelzer


In Print

  • Cash for Grad School: The Ultimate Guide to Grad School Scholarships
    by Phillip C. McKee and Cynthia Ruiz McKee
  • Free Money For Graduate School
    by Laurie Blum
  • Getting Money for Graduate School
    edited by Peterson’s Guides
  • Graduate School Funding Handbook
    by April Vahle Hamel, Mary Morris Heiberger and Julia Miller Vick
  • Peterson’s Scholarships, Grants & Prizes
    edited by Thomson Peterson’s