Graduate Career Links

Graduate and Professional Programs

Educational Testing Service (information on GRE, LSAT, MCAT)
JMU Career and Academic Planning

Researching Ph.D. Programs

PhD Programs in English: comparative online resource guide to graduate school

Lingua Franca's Real Guide to Graduate School in the Humanities
MLA Advice to Graduate Students: From Application to Career
US News & World Report Top English Programs

Researching MFA Programs Graduate School in the Arts and Humanities
Yahoo Directory MFA Programs

Researching Law School

Law School Admission Council

Selected Print Resources on Graduate School

The Complete Book of Graduate Programs in the Arts and Sciences. Princeton Review, 2006. 

Frank, Fredrick and Karl Stein. Playing the Game: The Streetsmart Guide to Graduate School. IUniverse, 2004.

Goldsmith, John A., John Komlos, and Penny Schine Gold. The Chicago Guide to Your Academic Career: A
          Portable Mentor for Scholars from Graduate School through Tenure
. University of Chicago Press, 2001.

Johnson, W. Brad and Jennifer M. Huwe. Getting Mentored in Graduate School.  APA, 2002 (geared toward
          social sciences).

Peters, Robert. Getting What You Came for: The Smart Student’s Guide to Earning an M.A. or a Ph.D.  Rev. Ed.
          Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997.

Peterson’s Graduate Schools in the U.S. 2007. 7th ed. Thomson Peterson’s, 2006.

Semenza, Gregory Colón. Graduate Study for the 21st Century: How to Build An Academic Career in the Humanities.           Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

General and Miscellaneous Career Links
Job Hunter's Bible

Bookmaking and Preservation
The Center for Book Arts

Editing and Publishing
The Association of Magazine Media Internships
Center for Publishing, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies
London Rare Books School, Centre for Manuscript and Print Studies, University of London
Rare Book School, University of Virginia

Higher Education Careers
Association of Departments of English (ADE) online Joblist
Chronicle of Higher Education Job listings

Historic Preservation
National Council for Preservation Education

Library Careers
LIS Career: Career Strategies for Librarians
London Rare Books School, Centre for Manuscript and Print Studies, University of London
Rare Book School, University of Virginia

Non-Profits and Social Services
Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service
Peace Corps
State Public Interest Research Groups

Secondary Education Careers
JMU College of Education 
JMU Graduate Education Graduate Programs 
National Council of Teachers of English Job postings
Secondary School Jobs:
Teach for America
Virginia Department of Education Licensure





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