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Preparing for graduate study in psychology : 101 questions and answers

Author: William Buskist; Thomas R Sherburne
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"The second edition of this highly successful book helps psychology students plan and prepare for graduate study at every step of the application process. Handy resource devoted to important, commonly asked questions and concise, to-the-point answers that bring students up to speed on the process of applying for graduate study. Features a series of specific questions and detailed answers about key elements of the  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Buskist; Thomas R Sherburne
ISBN: 9781405140522 1405140526
OCLC Number: 137222879
Description: 101 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface. Acknowledgments. 1. Introduction: The Big Picture. 2. Getting Started: Preparing for the Big Change. 3. Choosing a Program: Navigating Your Way through the Maze. 4. The GRE: The Test. 5. The Application Process: Doing the Paperwork. 6. The Interview: How to Make the Right Impression. 7. Getting in or Not Getting in: Reality Strikes. 8. The First Year: Thriving, Surviving, and Other Essentials. Suggested Additional Sources of Information. Glossary and Index. Appendix I: Timetable for Graduate Study Preparation. Appendix II: General Concentrations of Psychology in Graduate School. Appendix III: Outline for the Vita and Sample Vita. Appendix IV: Sample Letters of Intent
Responsibility: William Buskist, Caroline Burke.
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