The Value of Attending an Academic Info Session — With 10 Must-Ask Questions

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Published on: 9/10/20 8:57 AM

The Value of Attending an Academic Info Session — With 10 Must-Ask Questions

We live in an age of technology — an age where shopping, professional networking, and even applying to college or graduate school is simply a click away. But choosing to enroll in an advanced academic program is a major investment, and before making this important decision, it's really smart to do some in-person investigating. 

At Neumann University, we know that you're busy and that your time is precious. We also recognize that you may have concerns about your professional future given the uncertainty we're all facing today. 

We get it, and you're not alone.

If you're thinking about boosting your career in 2020 with an advanced degree, we want to tell you a little bit about why you should consider attending our Degree Completion and Graduate Information Session on Saturday, September 26 — and 10 questions you should be sure to ask when you do.

 

Pro Tip: Join us at our Degree Completion and Graduate Info Session on  Saturday, September 26 to learn about transforming your future with an advanced  degree!

 

*Important COVID-19 safety information: In order to follow CDC guidelines and ensure your safety, we will be offering two sessions on September 26. Numbers will be limited to 25 a session, and all attendees will be required to wear a face mask. No additional guests are permitted.

You'll network with faculty and admission professionals:

There's no doubt about it — whether you're choosing to obtain a graduate degree or whether you're going back to school to finish your bachelor's degree, making the decision to advance your education can come with a lot of questions and concerns.

We're here to help.

Neumann University's Degree Completion and Graduate Information Session is a free, in-person event where you'll have the opportunity to network with faculty and connect with financial aid/admission professionals who will have valuable insight regarding your program of interest.

Asking questions and getting advice from these experienced professionals is one of the most valuable reasons to attend this event on Saturday, September 26.

You'll learn all about NU's respected programs:

Neumann University offers a variety of respected graduate programs, one post-baccalaureate certificate, and two online, accelerated degree completion programs that are all designed to prepare you for personal and professional success — no matter your industry of interest.

  • Graduate Programs: Accounting, Sport Business, Business and Organizational Leadership, Education, Pastoral Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Nursing, Athletic Training, and Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Doctoral Programs: Educational Leadership and Physical Therapy
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate: Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Degree Completion Programs: Business and Organizational Studies and Public Safety Administration

You'll have the opportunity to apply for free:

By attending this info session, you'll have the opportunity to apply to your program of choice — for FREE!

10 important Questions to ask when you attend:

Now that you're seriously considering attending this valuable, in-person event, here are 10 questions you should be sure to ask the team of professionals at Neumann University. 

1. What are the scholarship and financial aid opportunities?

2. Are courses offered online or in a hybrid format? 

3. What are the typical class sizes?

4. What kind of expertise do faculty members have?

5. What is the job placement rate for graduates?

6. Do these programs partner with outside organizations?

7. Is there a close-knit, helpful alumni network?

8. What kind of internships can students pursue?

9. Do students typically work while enrolled?

10. What kind of resources are available for student success?

Transform your career at Neumann University:

We hope this short read has been helpful in preparing you to join us at our upcoming Degree Completion and Graduate Information Session on Saturday, September 26 where you can explore how earning an advanced degree will set you up for success.

You can also request more information or start your online application today!

*Important COVID-19 safety information: In order to follow CDC guidelines and ensure your safety, we will be offering two sessions on September 26. Numbers will be limited to 25 a session, and all attendees will be required to wear a face mask. No additional guests are permitted.

Neumann campus in the evening

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WRITTEN BY:
Bettsy McKlaine

 Bettsy McKlaine

About The Author: Bettsy McKlaine is the Director of Adult and Graduate Admissions at Neumann University and a proud Alumna. The Neumann Community has become her second family and she loves to interact with students, both from the undergraduate and graduate population. Her favorite time of year is at the start of each semester as students begin classes!

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