graduate programs

  1. L

    PhD/PsyD First year student seeking advice

    Hi! I am a first-year PsyD student, and I am planning to transfer out of the program as I feel like I'm not gaining any value, especially given what I'm paying for tuition. I chose this particular program as I believed there would be some if not an equal opportunity to pursue research and access...
  2. wontonamera

    Post-Bacc for Dental School Advice

    Hey there! So I am a fourth year student at my university and I'll be graduating in May 2018. I had applied for dental school the June 2018 cycle, but I wanted to strengthen my application and re-apply June 2019. I was considering doing a post-bacc by either taking 20 credits as a non-degree...
  3. T

    NCSU Non-Thesis Master of Physiology

    I'm interested in the MoP program as a means of gaining acceptance into dental school, but I have a few questions for anyone who has enrolled in/researched the program - 1. For a student with a low gpa, but all prereqs fulfilled, is this program better or worse than a postbacc program? 2. Is...
  4. P

    What are PhD counseling psych programs REALLY like?

    What is it REALLY like to be in a Ph.D. Counseling psychology program? I'm trying to do online research to get some insight on people's different personal experiences, but I can't seem to find much. Is it really gruesome and tedious and miserable as everyone makes all PhD programs out to be? Or...
  5. J

    Better City to Study Public Health

    Is New York or Boston the better to study public health in?
  6. C

    MPH MPH vs CPH for Medical School (MD)

    With rise of educational programs and certificates, I have noticed that there increase number of programs for Certificate in Public Health. I am looking to go to med school while concentrating in public health. I was wondering whats are thoughts on someone who is MD/CPH vs MD/MPH. I understand...
  7. M

    Experience completing One Year MPH Programs (online/hybrid) 2016

    Hello, Anyone has experience completing a one-year MPH program either online or hybrid? Willing to share your experience, expectations, and feedback on how to "survive" such programs? I have applied to [email protected] (George Washington University MPH 12 moth program)! I believe its a new program! I...
  8. C

    MS in Kinesiology or MPH before med school?

    I am a junior majoring in Economics right now. I plan to do med schools, but besides all med school pre-req, I don't know anything deeper about health science. I did shadowings, volunteering and also engage in research at my school yet I still feel like unsecured to apply for med school in the...
  9. andyroo

    MCAT for Grad/SMP?

    New member here, sorry if this has already been posted/answered. I was wondering if anyone knew if it was a requirement for Graduate School/ SMPs that an applicant had to already complete the MCAT? I have been seeing a few schools that require a MCAT score, but I was under the impression that...
  10. M

    PhD/PsyD Questions for a PhD in psychology ?

    I've decided I will pursue a PhD degree in either social psychology or I/O psychology. So, now that I've decided on a career, i'm a bit confused as to what sort of path I would take in order to obtain a PhD in psychology. My main questions right now are as follows: 1.) I am planning on attending...
  11. T

    WAMC: What Are My Chances

    MOD NOTE: We are now going to have one thread for all of the inquiries for competitiveness, what are my chances, do I have a shot, can I get into ABC University, etc. Most of the other SDN forums have found success with having one thread, so we are going to adopt that going forward. 1. Please...
  12. D

    Psych area of study advice (philosophy emphasis, counseling)

    Hi, I am an undergrad psych student trying to figure out which direction to go in my studies. I want to have the option to do counseling/therapy, and I may want to work in a university setting. I am not very interested in serious disorders. I'm pretty sure I want to work with grief and...
  13. N

    Other OT-Related Information AOTA Conference 2016- We need your help!!

    Hello everyone, My name is Seneca and I am currently an OT student at TWU Houston. I and a few of my fellow classmates desire to attend the AOTA conference this upcoming April. This experience would assist us in developing the knowledge and skills to be great clinicians when we graduate. As...
  14. B

    Help! LCSW vs. PsyD, senior with no direction

    Hello all! I’m a current senior trying to decide whether to go for an MSW (leading into a LCSW) or a PsyD. My main goal is therapy within a private practice, and making a decent living doing what I love the most—listening to people, and helping them overcome the isolation that comes with mental...