Going to Grad School
Looking into advanced degrees?
Learn how to research, apply, and interview for the graduate programs of your dreams. And figure out what the grad school of your dreams is. Make an appointment with one of our career coaches to review your resume/cover letter, personal statements, or even help prepare with a graduate school mock interview. The resources are endless!
Where to Start
Find a Program
Peterson’s is a powerful tool to research different grad schools and their admission processes.
Things to Think About
Research Application Timelines
Different types of grad school have different application timelines.
Prepare for Admission Exams
Many programs will require that you complete various academic coursework and/or that you take an admissions exam like the GRE.
Preparing for Admission
Navigate to our page on resumes and cover letters for tips on writing your own. Download the sample grad school resume below as a good starting point.
Here’s what you should do as a WFU student to prepare for medical school/professions.
The Pre-law program at WFU is designed to help you research, apply to, and be prepared for law school.
Wake Forest Grad Programs
Visit the program links for more information or email the contact associated with the program.
Graduate Programs in the Arts & Sciences
Bioethics, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Science, Counseling (see above), Documentary Film & Sports Storytelling, Education, English, Health and Exercise Science, Interpreting and Translation Studies, Liberal Arts Studies (see above), Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sustainability
Sarah Lafferty Simpson