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Career Development Center

Choosing and Applying

Choosing and Applying to Graduate and Professional Schools:

University of Cincinnati Testing Services is located on UC's Uptown Campus.


Educational Testing Service @ ETS
Provides information about many tests including: SAT, AP, CLEP, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, PRAXIS, SLS, and the Higher Education Assessment.  Also explains computer based testing and has practice questions. @ 
A nationwide listing of graduate schools containing a listing of 51,041 programs.  Also includes financial aid information, bulletin boards, and a test center. @ 
A search engine with a large database of graduate school information.  It enables the user to search by school name or by major and location.  It also includes a list of questions to ask when considering grad schools. @
A site containing information, software and sample test questions for the graduate examinations.  The site also includes discussion forums and online graduate school applications.

U.S. News Online @ U.S.News
This site ranks the best graduate schools in America for each area of study.  It also includes financial aid, and admissions information.

Graduate School Profiles @

Financial aid:

GIGS Grants:

GIGS is a database of grants for graduate and post-graduate students, provided by U.S. government, international, corporate and private funding agencies.

Transitions between college and graduate school:

What Every Grad Student Should Know @University of Indiana
This is a list of pointers to documents which hopefully will take some of the mystery away from the transition between college and graduate work. Also included is some basic information about the networks and things that it's just plain a good idea to know to make your life a bit easier.