Going to work in industry after receiving a bachelor’s degree is the chosen path for about 87% of ISU engineers. The other 13% pursue additional academic study in engineering, law or medicine. There are a number of good reasons to pursue an advanced degree as shown in the following graphic, but there are also costs. This information was prepared to provide guidance to students considering additional education after a bachelor’s degree.
Outline of Pursuing Graduate School Information
- Why Attend Graduate School: Future Employment Considerations and When to Attend Graduate School
- Financial Considerations
- Preparing for Graduate School
- Researching Graduate Schools
- Deciding Where to Apply and Applying to Graduate Schools
- Deciding Which Graduate School to Attend