A graduate degree is a flexible basis for a professional career within and beyond your chosen field of study. Graduate students are encouraged to participate broadly in the intellectual life on our campus, attend public lectures and research talks in your own home department, as well as those sponsored by our many research centers, institutes, schools and colleges.Provides links to workshops and events for graduate students. 

    • Master's Students
    • Doctoral Students
    • Professional Students
    • Postdoc
    Skills Emphasized
    • Writing
    • Professional networking
    • Research development
    • Job search
    • Mentoring
    • Leadership
    • Data science
    • Science policy
    • Technology commercialization
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Teaching
    • Research ethics
    Services Offered
    • Career Counseling
    • Workshops
    • Seminars
    • Roundtables
    • Panels
    • Support groups
    • Training sessions
    External Partners
    • Private companies/industry
    • Non-profit organizations
    • Other universities and/or colleges
    • Alumni
    University Collaborations
    • Graduate School
    • Academic Departments
    • Career services/career center
    • Writing program or writing center
    • Office of Graduate Fellowships & Awards
    • Teaching and learning center
    • University Libraries
    • Veterans services


    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.