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Title:
Graduate admissions essays : write your way into the graduate school of your choice
Author:
Asher, Donald.
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Edition:
Revised and updated.
Publication Information:
Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xvi, 312 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781580080422
Format :
Book

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Frank E. Merriweather Library LB2366.2 .A84 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Audubon Library LB2366.2 .A84 2000 Adult Non-Fiction College and Career
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Summary

Summary

Veteran higher-education consultant Donald Asher demystifies the graduate school application process and offers a detailed action plan that has proved successful for some of the most competitive programs in the country. The 50 sample essays-selected from thousands of candidates-showcase the best of the best, while the Essay Hall of Shame identifies common pitfalls to avoid. Sample letters of recommendation and essays for scholarships, residencies, fellowships, and postgraduate and postdoctoral applications cover all stages of the application process. Teaches 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. Updated third edition includes an entirely new chapter dedicated to online applications and how they're managed, processed, and considered. Previous editions have sold 100,000 copies.


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