I Want My Master's Degree

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    What To Do With My Life?

    I know that I would eventually like to get my Masters, however, I'm not sure what school or even program I want to apply to. I'd like to continue studying literature, but really, an MA in literature is probably not going to get me any job offers. I graduate with my BA in English...
    vbunny vbunny
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Oct 5, 2011

    Working On It!

    I'm about a year in, doing a non-thesis option, it's going well!
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 12, 2012

    Thinking of applying to Midwestern state

    university for my MA and PhD in psychology and working with children. Hmmm..
    armstrong7984 armstrong7984
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 9, 2014

    M.A. In Literature

    I am dying to go back to school. I miss classes--I miss reading and discussing literature. My bachelor's degree only whetted my appetite for more learning. What I know is only a drop in the bucket!
    BookNerd BookNerd
    22-25, F
    Jan 7, 2008

    Two Weeks In....

    I started graduate school for my Masters two weeks ago and, so far, I am enjoying myself.  It's A LOT of work and I know things are going to get crazy when I get an internship; but, in the end, it will be well worth all this stress and effort!
    autotelic autotelic
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2009

    At Some Point.

    the only question is: in what? ................................................
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2008

    Sociology Masters, Then Phd

    I am currently work in a state agency as a Claims Technician for unemployment claims. My job is ok, but I want to pursue my masters in Sociology. I went to grad school for 1 semester right out of college, then dropped out.  I would really like to eventually...
    julesevar julesevar
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 2, 2009

    I Feel Like I Got The Wrong Undergrad Degree...

    ...And I'm intimidated because I want to go for a Masters in a completely different subject area. I don't even know how to go about starting this process... Undergrad: English Literature / Education Hoping to get a Masters in Wildlife Ecology or Biology. I don't know what to...
    seekingavision seekingavision
    Dec 17, 2012

    Putting It Off

    I keep making plans and then putting it off.  Life gets in the way, lol, and I am determined to go back this year. My baby graduates high school this year, and I should have no more excuses...
    terie5 terie5
    41-45, F
    Jan 11, 2008
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