Post-Grad In The USA

Presentations from US Graduate Admissions Officers

Week of April 29, 2013

Learn about studying in the US after graduation and hear Admissions Presentations

During the week of April 29th, the Careers Centre will be hosting virtual presentations and Q&A sessions by US-based graduate schools, and experts in studying in the US after graduation. Learn about what's required, when the deadlines are, ask questions, and gain valuable feedback about the process of applying, enrolling, and studying. Whether you are a US student looking to go to Business School, or a Brit wanting to look at options for Masters or PhD work, these events are for you!

Current schedule

More Attendees Added Throughout The Week

This is the current list of presentations arranged at present. Please check back throughout the week for more presentations to be added. If you would like to be notified if there is a new addition, please let us know here.

Monday, April 29

Studying in the USA: Dr Don Martin - Monday, April 29th, 1600

Dr Don Martin, Ph.D., is a higher education admissions expert, author, and former admissions dean at Columbia University, Northwestern University, Wheaton College, and University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


Dr Martin will be conducting a virtual presentation and question & answer session for students who are interested in studying in the United States. Whether you are an American looking to head back home and want to know a bit more about the process, or you are international or British, Dr Martin will be on-hand to speak about the common questions, misconceptions, and starting points. Highly recommended for anyone who is thinking about further education in the US at some point in their career.

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Tuesday, April 30th

Harvard Business School - Tuesday, April 30th, 1500

Harvard Business School is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs.

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Columbia School of International & Public Affairs - Tuesday, April 30th, 1600

For more than 60 years, Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs has been educating professionals who work in public, private and nonprofit organizations to make a difference in the world. Through rigorous social science research and hands-on practice, SIPA’s graduates and faculty strive to improve social services, advocate for human rights, strengthen markets, protect the environment, and secure peace, in their home communities and around the world.

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Stanford Graduate School of Business - Tuesday, April 30th, 1700

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include:

- Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders

- One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives

- PhD Program for future academics

- Executive Education programs for experienced managers

- Faculty research program

Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world.

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Wednesday, May 1st

Columbia Business School - Wednesday, May 1st, 1400

Today’s lightning-fast business environment is more complex and unpredictable than ever before. To overcome increasingly multifaceted challenges, business leaders require skills and knowledge from a wide range of traditionally segregated fields. Columbia Business School’s cutting-edge initiatives unite academic divisions and encourage the cross-pollination of ideas in order to better train students to recognize and capture opportunity in a world where disciplines intersect and industries change rapidly.

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Harvard Kennedy School of Government - Wednesday, May 1st, 1500

The Kennedy School is committed to both thought and action. Our renowned faculty and pioneering research centers deliver bold new ideas. Our students are prepared and trained to lead, no matter whether in the private, public or non-profit sector. We not only convene the best and brightest international leaders in engaging today’s top issues, we are international ourselves. Learn more about us.

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Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University - Wednesday, May 1st, 1600

We train our students in the theory and practice of international affairs, offering them in-depth analysis of international economic, political, scientific and cultural issues. The School's curriculum is interdisciplinary; most Elliott School full-time faculty are jointly appointed in GW departments. Our widely respected faculty prepares Elliott School students for global careers in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

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American University School of International Service - Wednesday, May 1st, 1700

SIS is now home to over 100 full-time faculty members and more than 800 graduate and 1600 undergraduate students. SIS is a unique community of scholars and practitioners, composed of students and faculty from over 150 countries and across the United States. From workshops to professional seminars and skills modules, SIS students have the opportunity to build on and gain new theoretical and practical tools to use in their future career pathways. Our flexible curriculum also offers students the opportunity to individually tailor their program of study to meet their personal and professional goals.

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Thursday, May 2

Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies - Thursday, May 2nd, 1500

A division of The Johns Hopkins University, the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) is a global institution that offers students a truly international perspective on today’s critical issues. A presence on three continents sets SAIS apart and is one of our greatest strengths. We not only teach about the world, we are in the world.

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Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University - Thursday, May 2nd, 1600

Since 1933, The Fletcher School has prepared the world's leaders to become innovative problem-solvers in government, business and non-governmental organizations with strategic cross-sector networks. Through our ongoing commitment and rigorous approach to advancing world knowledge through research and scholarship, we continue to inform and build bridges to meaningful global solutions.

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Georgetown Public Policy Institute - Thursday, May 2nd, 1700

At the Georgetown Public Policy Institute (GPPI) we are training tomorrow’s policy leaders today. Our mission is to give our students the rigorous quantitative and analytic skills needed to design and implement smart policies. We recognize that corporations, NGO’s, nonprofits, and philanthropy play an increasingly critical role in public policy and we prepare our students to work in these emerging sectors as well as within all levels of the government.

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