Identifying talented students poised to succeed is the first step in building a strong graduate program. CGS conducts research to understand how graduate schools identify promising candidates for admission and avoid unfair biases.

Learn more about holistic reviews of graduate applicants.

Learn more about master’s admissions.


CGS produces an annual report on graduate enrollment with support from ETS. In September 2023, CGS received support from the National Science Foundation to expand this work.

Read the Graduate Enrollment and Degrees report.

Read prior reports.