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PSY 200 Quiz 10: GradPrep
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Based on the readings, letters of recommendation are highly valued by graduate programs because other people's feedback about students is more objective than how students describe themselves.
According to the materials in this module, the most important part of an application to graduate school is a student's grade point average (GPA).
When it comes to letters of recommendation for most psychology graduate programs, students should understand that they need 3 "great" letters -- "good" letters are not good enough when it comes to being admitted to most psychology graduate programs.
Match the different types of graduate programs in Psychology with the types of experiences that are strongly recommended (in order to be a strong applicant).
Clinical Psychology - PhD
- research and applied experience
Social Psychology - PhD
- research experience
Mental Health Counselor - Master's
- applied experience
When applying to any psychology graduate program, it is important that applicants are a good fit with both the program and with a potential research mentor.
According to the readings in this module, which person / people below should students NEVER ask for a letter of recommendation for graduate school in clinical psychology? SELECT ALL ANSWERS THAT APPLY
- A relative (e.g., uncle or cousin) who works as a psychologist
- A therapist / psychologist / psychiatrist who is treating you
Which of the following are sections on the GRE? SELECT ALL THAT APPLY
- Analytical Writing
Based on the readings, one of the best parts about writing a personal statement is that, if you are applying to more than one graduate program, you can use the same personal statement for all of your applications.
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