This is an excellent book. I don't know how Robert Peters was able to assemble all this highly relevant and valuable information after only one pass through the system known as graduate school, but he has produced a definitive piece of work. (Dr. Gene Woodruff, Dean of the Graduate School, University of Washington, Seattle, President of the Association of Graduate Schools, Chairman of the GRE Board)
Like many of the other reviewers have already said, Getting What You Came For is an invaluable tool for grad students. Read morePublished on May 13 2004 by J. Joseph
I thought I knew what I was getting into when I applied to graduate school the first time. I knew several professors in my field, had earned excellent grades and several top... Read morePublished on Feb. 18 2004
I'd better not. Reviewing Steve Griffin's law book without reading it years ago was probably bad enough ...
This is an excellent overview of the entire graduate school experience. The book examines a variety of topics including reasons for pursuing graduate school, things you can do as... Read morePublished on Dec 13 2003 by Noor Ali-hasan
A humorous little book about completing grad studies. This book is the indisputable authority on this subject. Read morePublished on Nov. 11 2003 by Michael Wood
After finishing my masters degree I decided to take this year off in order to refresh, get a little work experience, and pull together the strongest doctoral applications possible. Read morePublished on Oct. 13 2003
I can't praise this book enough, even if you decide against going for your masters' or PHd, this is an excellent book for any college teachers career. Read morePublished on Aug. 11 2003 by Amazon Customer