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Graduate and Professional School

Deciding to go to graduate or professional school can be an exciting and challenging decision.  There are many factors to consider before applying.  Use online resources and have conversations with a career professional, advisor, faculty member as well as alumni to help you gain the information and insights you need.  

Graduate & Professional School Information Webpage

Cornell Career Services provides extensive resources on searching for graduate and professional schools, including a timeline of what to do when, what entrance tests to consider, and more.

Cornell Guides for Medical School, Veterinary School, Law School, and Graduate School

Each comprehensive guide provides Cornell students with information such as required/recommended courses, advice on how to prepare and strengthen one’s application, and how/when to apply.

Cornell Physician Assistant Guide

This guide provides a career overview, list of required courses, and helpful exploration resources.

Cornell Health Careers Evaluation Committee (HCEC)

HCEC serves Cornellians who apply to health professional schools and who request a university letter of evaluation.


An online credentials service to manage important documents such as letters of recommendation.

Pre-law Resources

Find helpful law school directories, job profiles, application resources and more, on Experience.  Search on “Pre-law”.

Gap or Bridge Year

Helpful information if you're planning to take time off before going to grad, med, vet, or law school

Peterson's Guides

Comprehensive database which allows you to search for undergraduate or graduate school institutions by geographic location and field of study.

Cornell Sponsored Workshops

Search for workshops and events available across the university on a variety of career related topics.

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