Graduate School Resources

Is Graduate or Professional School Right for You?

If you’re thinking about graduate school, the Career Development Center can help you sort through the facts, finances, and timelines before you make the leap. Learn more in the Preparing for Graduate School Career Tipsheet.

Graduate Schools Attended by WPI Graduates

Many WPI students graduate and go on to pursue advanced degrees.  From the Class of 2013, 23% of graduating students enrolled in graduate studies.  The list of notable graduate schools attended by WPI graduates is impressive!

ENTER TO WIN A TRIP TO YOUR DREAM SCHOOL

Two very lucky students will be Kaplan's Dream School Experience grand prize winners and will win free round trip flights and hotel accommodations to visit their dream school - on Kaplan! The first winner will be notified on/around February 9th, and the second winner on April 10th.  

Click here to enter: http://bit.ly/WPIspring2015

Upcoming Events

Medical Interpretation Training: January 12-February 19, UMass Memorial Medical School, Worcester, MA

Ascentria Care Alliance, Language Bank is offering Medical Interpretation Training.  This is a 63-hour program, and attendance to all classes is mandatory.  The program provides qualified instructors who will work with students to develop & prepare them for becoming a medical interpreter. The cost of the training is well below many other programs at $295.00 (which includes $100.00 nonrefundable fee for mandatory bilingual proficiency testing). Payment for the training is non-refundable after you attend the first day of training. If your score on the bilingual proficiency testing (which Ascentria provides) meets the accepted minimum level, you will be accepted into the training program. Based on the availability of test for language you speak.

TRAINING CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT THE UMass Memorial Medical School, 55 North Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA. Room location will be forwarded prior to classes starting.  To register, send your registration form and $100.00 check/money order made out to Ascentria Care Alliance, 11 Shattuck Street, Worcester, MA 01605 Attn: Andrea Neale. This must be received by January 10, 2015. You may also email the registration to ANeale@Ascentria.org noting that payment is being sent to the above Worcester, MA address. See attached registration form.