What does it take to get into and through graduate school? What special challenges, opportunities and issues face an African-American graduate student? This book offers practical advice to help African-American students get the most of their graduate school experience.
Table of Contents
Graduate School Is...
Making the Right Choice about Where To Go to Graduate School and Getting in with Money
Developing a Master Plan
Staying in the Game - with Robert Brandau
Know When to Leave the Party
A Handbook for Mastering the Moves
Selecting and Managing Your Major Professor and Advisory Committee
Getting Through the Thesis or Dissertation
Surviving the Defense
Looking Back and Moving Forward - With Donna Walter and L Denise Edwards
When Racism Rears Its Ugly Head