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Register today for the Prospective Graduate Student Conference!

Register today for the Prospective Graduate Student Conference!

Save the Date: April 20, 2013

Are you considering applying to graduate school?

Find out how to unlock your potential and become a successful applicant in the fields of:
  • Teacher Education and Preparation
  • Professional Therapy, Counseling, and Psychology

Information presented will be applicable to graduate programs nationwide. This one-day conference will take place on Saturday, April 20th, 2013 on the beautiful and historic campus of Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, California.

The conference will feature experts in the fields of Teacher Education and Preparation; Professional Therapy, Counseling, and Psychology; and Graduate Admissions. Presenters will be candid, upfront, and entertaining as they provide practical tips and insight into becoming a successful graduate school applicant and student. The day will conclude with an outdoor reception and allow for an invaluable opportunity to interact with other conference attendees.

After attending this conference, you will be able to:
  • Align your personal values, interests, and skills with your graduate school goals
  • Recognize the essential components of the graduate school application and process   
  • Analyze and improve your online persona
  • Evaluate the characteristics of a competitive graduate school candidate

This conference is intended for undergraduate students, second-career seekers, and others interested in the graduate school application process. You can view the conference program on our website.

Click here to register today! The registration fee is $30 and includes refreshments, lunch and a cocktail reception. Registration is limited, so please register early. Registration closes on Wednesday, April 17th at 11:59pm PST. If you are unable to attend in person, register to live-stream the day's program online for $10.

For more information, please contact Kelly Pjesky, Admissions Director, at or 408-554-7884.

We hope to see you there!

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Santa Clara University
School of Education and Counseling Psychology
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Santa Clara, CA 95053
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