Do I Need a Doctoral Mentor? How Do I Find One?

A mentor is an essential resource to help you through the challenges of the doctoral process. Learn more about the relat...


Their Journey to the PhD: Elizabeth’s Story in Psychology

“They can’t be hard. I mean, you’re not actually there.” A Capella graduate writes about what it’s really like...

Psychology, Student & Alumni Stories

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Do I Need Both Residency and Fieldwork?

Counseling and psychology graduate programs frequently require both residency and fieldwork. Find out why both are neces...

Counseling, Psychology, Social Work & Human Services

The Role of Epidemiologists in Global Health

Epidemiologists are front and center in tackling the world’s most challenging health concerns, from natural disasters ...

Health Sciences

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What Is a Comprehensive Exam?

Many graduate programs include comprehensive exams. Learn more about what they involve.


What Is I/O Psychology?

Find out potential career paths for I/O psychologists and what it takes to be successful.


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What Are Acceptable Dissertation Research Methods?

In order to write a dissertation, you must complete research--either qualitative and quantitative.


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Doctor of Education: Exploring the Possibilities

From differences in learning styles to technology in the classroom to professional development, explore 8 EdD possibilit...


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5 Ways to Save on a Nursing Degree

Pursuing a nursing degree? Make sure to explore these five ways to save on tuition.