Grad's Guide to Graduate Admissions Essays

Examples from Real Students Who Got into Top Schools
Author(s): Colleen Reding
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2015
Product Number: EB00670993
Released: May 24, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781618213952
Publisher: Prufrock Press
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Grads' Guide to Graduate Admissions Essays provides more than 50 successful admission essays straight from the source-recent college graduates making the transition to earning advanced degrees at highly selective graduate programs. Harvard, Columbia, Stanford, and Northwestern are just a few of the universities to which these students were admitted. Each of the essays contains designated segments highlighting the particular characteristics that make them outstanding admissions essays. Additionally, the essays are interspersed with segments labeled "Writer's Words of Wisdom," which contain statements from the author of the particular essay with advice on the admissions process. By offering guidance from successful graduate school applicants, readers can glean advice from a variety of perspectives, while still obtaining the critical information as it relates to well-written essays for programs within a variety of fields including law, business, medicine, education, and humanities.

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