Whether to Pursue a PhD Degree in the Humanities: Advice from a Year-One Student

Whether to Pursue a PhD Degree in the Humanities: Advice from a Year-One Student

Previously I wrote about the masters degree. I'm currently wrapping up my first semester in the PhD program. It will likely take 4-6 years to complete. Here's what I've experienced for what it's worth. MASTERS > PHD Coursework isn't as intense. The masters workload is like jumping across a river on slippery rocks. It's not as easy [...]

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Whether to Pursue a Master’s Degree: Advice from a Current Student

Whether to Pursue a Master’s Degree: Advice from a Current Student

I'm finally wrapping up the first semester in grad school. I thought sharing my experience could possibly help those who are straddling the fence. WHY PURSUING A MASTERS DEGREE IS AWESOME  Professors are brilliant. Mwah. Mwah. Mwah. That's the sound of me kissing the professor's feet wherever they go, rose petals included. Coming in close [...]