Q: How does MAES support students pursuing graduate studies? A: MAES supports students in graduate school through several means. The GRE Waiver Program supports students financially by covering the fee to take the Graduate Record Exam. At the annual MAES symposium and career fair, graduate and undergraduate students are able to present research and compete … Continue reading How does MAES support students pursuing graduate studies?
Q: What is the most important thing to learn in school? A: Learn to love the process of learning. Unfortunately, somewhere between elementary school and college, most students are turned off from school and learning becomes a chore. This is sad because learning is the most natural part of life. It is also the most … Continue reading What is the most important thing to learn in school?
Q: How many times are you allowed to take the GRE? And if you can retake it do they replace your score if you score higher than the first time you took the test? A: You can take the GRE as many times as you want. Unfortunately, a higher test score will not replace a lower one. … Continue reading How many times are you allowed to take the GRE?
The following fellowships are opening to applicants very soon: 1. The National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship ProgramThe 2007-2008 Competition will open for applications in early August 2007. This fellowship program provides students with three years of financial support including a $30,000 annual stipend and $10,500 cost-of-education allowance. U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent residents at … Continue reading Fellowships
Q: With graduate school comes an additional level of freedom as well as an additional level of self discipline needed to stay on task and finish what must be done. Would you agree? And if so, can you speak to any ideas/techniques/habits that would help with this. A: Yes, I agree that graduate school demands … Continue reading With graduate school comes an additional level of freedom as well as an additional level of self discipline needed to stay on task and finish….
Q: What sorts of jobs do entry level employees perform? A: Your job is what you make of it. You may be hired to do one thing, but don't let that stop you from developing experience in many areas. I was hired to do physics, but I have always enjoyed quality and business. I attended … Continue reading What sorts of jobs do entry level employees perform?
Q: What is the lowest GPA one can have in engineering undergrad and still get in? A: Admissions criteria differ wildly among schools. Your best bet is to check U.S. News and World Report's America's Best Engineering Graduate School rankings at http://www.usnews.com. U. S News maintains an extensive list of engineering graduate schools. The information … Continue reading What is the lowest GPA one can have in engineering undergrad and still get in?