GMAT and GRE Workshops

GMAT Practice Exam with The Princeton Review

If you are set on going to Graduate Business School, you have to conquer the GMAT first. Let the premier leader in GMAT® preparation help get you started.

The USC Pre-Graduate School Advising Team and The Princeton Review are excited to offer a FREE GMAT computer-based test on campus!

WHEN: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 @ 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Location of exam will be emailed to students who are confirmed.

SPACE IS LIMITED SO RSVP ASAP!

RSVP at http://bit.ly/1MPLovD


GMAT Test Taking Strategy Workshop with The Princeton Review

Does the GMAT scare you? Learn about the test, what to expect, and how to prepare with one of The Princeton Review GMAT experts. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! 

WHEN: Monday, March 9, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: KAP 319 (Kaprielian Hall)

RSVP at http://bit.ly/1Dv16qC


GRE Practice Exam with The Princeton Review

If you are set on going to Graduate School, you have to conquer the GRE first. Let the premier leader in GRE®  preparation help get you started.

The USC Pre-Graduate School Advising Team and The Princeton Review are excited to offer a FREE GRE computer-based test on campus!

WHEN: Monday, March 9, 2015 @ 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Location of exam will be emailed to students who are confirmed.

SPACE IS LIMITED SO RSVP ASAP!

RSVP at http://bit.ly/1D973a1


GRE Test Taking Strategy Workshop with The Princeton Review

Taking the GRE soon? Attend this session to learn all about the test and ask any questions you might have. Don’t miss this session led by one of The Princeton Review GRE experts.

WHEN: Thursday, March 12, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: KAP 319 (Kaprielian Hall)

RSVP at http://bit.ly/1ziwrYP

Visit the USC Pre-Graduate School Advising website at http://dornsife.usc.edu/pre-graduate-school for more information.

HBS 2+2 Info Session

2+2 =

The Harvard Business School 2+2 application process is a special opportunity for students in their final year of study in all disciplines to set their business career path in motion before graduation. It combines two years of work experience followed by two years in the HBS MBA program. Not a business major? Not a problem. We are looking for innovative thinkers with demonstrated leadership skills and analytical aptitude who are committed to making a real difference in the world. To learn more visit: http://www.hbs.edu/2+2

We educate leaders who make a difference in the world
HBS Admissions will be at USC
Thursday, Feb 26th 2015
3:30 PM – 4:30PM

Registration is appreciated (but not required): https://apply.hbs.edu/register/USC2015
Harvard Business School

Information Session: USC Rossier School of Education

Are you interested in going to Grad School for fields in Education? Want to know the key areas that you need to know to apply? Would you like to have the opportunity to speak to USC Rossier Program Representatives?

WHEN: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 @ 12:00 PM
WHERE: WPH 403

Lunch will be provided!

Information Session: USC Marshall’s M.S. in Social Enterprise

Are you thinking of going to graduate school? Have you decided on that graduate program? Have you considered getting a Master’s degree from one of USC Marshall’s graduate program?

The Dornsife Pre-Graduate School Advising Team will be hosting an information session so you can learn more about USC Marshall’s new Master’s program in Social Entrepreneurship. With a Master of Science in Social Entrepreneurship from the Marshall School of Business, you will experience a business education geared to the unique aspects of social impact. You will be prepared uniquely to become a leader in the field. You will balance your head and heart as you embark on a career with meaning and attack the most pressing global challenges.

WHEN: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m.—3:00 p.m.

WHERE: KAP 319 (Kaprelian Hall)

Refreshments will be served!

RSVP at http://bit.ly/1IMqNZD 

Please see attached flyer for more information.

This is the first of many events that the Pre-Graduate School Advising Team will host for the Spring 2015 semester. Please visit our website at http://dornsife.usc.edu/spring-events/ to view upcoming events. More events will be posted as they get finalized, such as a GRE and GMAT practice exam sessions, as well as “Test Taking Strategies” for these two exams. More to come so keep checking our website!

Best,
Pre-Graduate School Advising Team

Briana Weiland: (A – F)

Karina Chicas: (G – M)

Irene Shvarts: (N – T)

Josephine Le: (U – Z)

* Students are alphabetically assigned by last name to the individual Pre-Grad advisor. 

Graduate School: The STEM Major Approach

Are you in love with science? Do you plan to pursue a PhD? Well, what’s your next step? Join The Center for Excellence in Teaching Undergraduate Fellows for a stimulating and informative workshop on how to properly prepare for graduate school. Learn about the admissions process, and what graduate school admission officers want in an applicant.

Panelists include:
-Steve Lund (Earth Sciences Faculty Graduate Advisor)
-Dawn Burke (Biological Sciences Graduate Advisor)
-Chih-Chieh Hsu (Electrical Engineering Graduate Student)

This event will be held on Thursday, October 30th, 2014 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm in VKC 100. Pizza and drinks will be provided on a first come, first served basis.

Please RSVP for this event here: http://bit.ly/1wqT3aW.

DOD NDSEG Fellowship Information Session

Want to know more about the DOD NDSEG Fellowship?
Information session for USC students with Rachel Levitin, NDSEG Program Manager
Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 2:00-3:30 PM
Tutor Campus Center, TCC 227
RSVP: anbrgfel@usc.edu
DOD NDSEG is for U.S. citizens & nationals in sciences & engineering disciplines
The National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship program is open to applicants who are citizens or nationals of the United States. Students must be enrolled in their final year of undergraduate studies, or have completed less than two full-time years of graduate study in the discipline in which they are applying. The NDSEG funds applicants who will pursue a doctoral degree in one of the following disciplines:
 
Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Biosciences
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences
Computer and Computational Sciences
Electrical Engineering
Geosciences
Materials Science and Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering
Oceanography
Physics
 
The NDSEG Fellowship Application is now open (https://ndseg.asee.org/), and will close on December 12, 2014, at 5:00 P.M. EST.  

Graduate School: The Defining Experience

Have a knack for academia? Already know you want your PhD? Simply interested in hearing first-hand experiences about grad school? Join the CET Undergraduate Fellows at “Graduate School: The Defining Experience” for a brief introduction to the graduate school application process followed by a panel discussion with representatives from a variety of academic backgrounds such as English, Business, Engineering, Psychology and Public Policy and Planning. The event will be held Tuesday, October 7th from 5-6pm in GFS 116. Pizza will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.