CGS Launches Study of Holistic Graduate Admissions Processes
    In collaboration with Hobsons, the new CGS initiative seeks to better understand current holistic graduate application processes.
    Experts Convene to Explore Challenges of Understanding PhD Career Pathways
    Workshop represents a key component of a CGS Best Practice initiative funded by the Mellon and Sloan foundations.
    Project will survey graduate deans, gather input of STEM employers, and publish a framework for future action.
    Now Available: Graduate School and You
    Popular CGS publication for prospective students is newly updated for 2014
    Understanding Career Pathways
    CGS announces a feasibility study to track the career pathways of PhD alumni of STEM, humanities and social science graduate programs.

     

    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.

     

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