Veteran higher-education consultant Donald Asher demystifies the graduate school application process and offers a detailed action plan that has proved successful for one of the crucial most competitive programs within the country. The 50 sample essays-selected from thousands of candidates-showcase the most efficient of the most efficient, whilst the Essay Hall of Shame identifies common pitfalls to steer clear of. Sample letters of recommendation and essays for scholarships, residencies, fellowships, and postgraduate and postdoctoral applications cover all stages of the application process.
Teaches tips on how to craft a winning essay with 50 state of the art samples to inspire, instruct, and all but guarantee a top-of-the-pile application. Up to date third edition includes an entirely new chapter dedicated to online applications and how they are managed, processed, and thought to be. Previous editions have sold 100,000 copies.
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