The Career Center offers a number of services to help students research graduate school programs and to aid them in the application process. Schedule an appointment with one of our professional coaches or visit the Career Center lobby. Our library resources cover a wide range of topics, including:
- Personal Statements
- Applying to Professional Schools
- Financing Graduate School
- Admissions Interviewing & Mock Interviewing
- Letters of Recommendation
Other Helpful Resources:
Interfolio is the easiest and most affordable way for a student to send application materials to graduate and professional schools, a teacher to apply for a new position, or a PhD to send academic credentials to a search committee.
Interfolio's online system allows you to build an online portfolio - a complete file of all your credentials. Nearly any document can be stored in your account, including, but not limited to:
- Confidential letters of recommendation
- Curriculum Vitae
- Writing samples
- Dissertation abstract
- Supervising teacher evaluation
- Student & peer evaluations
A number of regional graduate schools are frequent participants in our Career Fairs. Attending these fairs can give you a good opportunity to learn more about these graduate schools. Representatives are always ready to answer your questions and provide you with helpful literature. Log into your EmployUM account to view which graduate schools are scheduled to attend upcoming fairs.
The University of Mississippi is recognized as a major research institution and offers nearly 100 different masters, specialists, and doctoral programs through the Graduate School and the Schools of Accountancy, Applied Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Pharmacy and the College of Liberal Arts. Comprehensive in scope, but relatively small in size, UM provides excellent academic opportunities for advanced studies in supportive and nurturing environment. Our diverse graduate community comprises of outstanding faculty and students from around the globe. Our research funding and resources continue to increase at a record-setting pace, and our beautiful campus reflects the tremendous vitality, expansion, and renovation that have occurred within the past decade. To learn more about Graduate School at Ole Miss click here.