Tara Kuther has written on graduate school admissions and success for About.com since 2001.
Dr. Kuther is Professor at Western Connecticut State University where she has taught since 1996. She has also taught at the undergraduate and graduate level at Lehman College, CUNY, Iona College, Fordham University, and Teachers College, Columbia University.
She has authored over a dozen books, many of which address professional development issues for students. Her titles include The Psychology Major's Handbook, Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World (with Robert Morgan), Life After Graduate School in Psychology: Insiders Advice from New Psychologists (with Robert Morgan and Corey Habben), and Surviving Graduate School in Psychology: A Pocket Mentor.
By Tara Kuther, Ph.D.:
The Graduate School site is designed to accompany you though the graduate school experience: deciding whether graduate school is for you, getting experiences that enhance your application, taking admissions exams, preparing applications -- and succeeding in graduate school and afterward.