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The New Graduate Decision: Work Or More Education?

Jenny Morell, SAN DIEGO ENTERTAINER MAGAZINE

Thursday, June 2, 2011

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Kelly Cunningham of the National University System advises against continuing an advanced education unless you have clear professional goals and a commitment to the area of study. Graduate school is time consuming process and can be very costly. Without dedication and commitment, other options may better suit your situation. Cunningham highlights the benefits of real world work experience and the value of unpaid internships as a way of gauging and finding your own affinity.