Graduate & Professional Studies Expo (GPSE)

A book with its pages flared outWednesday, October 22, 2014
10am – 3pm

Founders Assembly Hall,
Winters Dining Hall,
McLaughlin Junior Common Room

York’s annual Graduate & Professional Studies Expo provides students and new graduates with an opportunity to explore a range of educational opportunities. Connect with educational recruiters from business and law schools, education programs, graduate studies programs, professional schools and colleges to learn more about their educational opportunities and improve your chances of getting into the program of your choice.

Registration is required for all panels. You may register on the Career Centre’s online system using Passport York (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events).

Educator Exhibition (10am – 3pm)

Participating schools and programs: Read profiles of over 120 schools and programs that will be exhibiting at the Graduate & Professional Studies Expo.

Panels

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Wed
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GPSE 2014: Getting into an MBA Program Panel
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This conversational panel will consist of representatives from MBA programs who will discuss their schools’ strengths and selection processes/requirements (5-7 minutes), and then spend the rest of the time answering students’ questions and giving suggestions on preparing a strong application.

The purpose of this session is to provide students with information and advice by clarifying the differences between and benefits of the participating MBA programs and explaining the application process so that they can create their own strategies for moving forward.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Participating Panelists

To be updated

GPSE 2014: Financing Graduate Studies, Professional Programs and Repaying your OSAP Loan
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a useful session for Year 3 and Year 4 students who are coming to the end of their degree and may have some questions regarding repaying their OSAP loan, paying off their student account, and finding some useful tips on funding for graduate studies or professional programs. Topics to be discussed include loan repayment plans, funding options, application processes and tips on where to find information.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Participating Panelists

To be updated

GPSE 2014: Getting into a Teacher Education Program Panel
Oct 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

This conversational panel will consist of representatives from Education programs who will discuss their schools’ strengths and selection processes (5-7 minutes), and spend the rest of the time answering students’ specific questions and giving suggestions on preparing a strong application.

The purpose of this session is to provide students with information and advice by clarifying the differences between and benefits of the various schools’ programs and explaining the application process so that they can create their own strategies for moving forward.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Participating Panelists

To be updated

GPSE 2014: Getting into Law School Panel
Oct 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

This conversational panel will consist of representatives from law schools who will discuss their schools’ strengths and selection processes (5-7 minutes each), and spend the rest of the time answering students’ specific questions and giving suggestions on preparing a strong application.

The purpose of this session is to provide students with information and advice by clarifying the differences between and benefits of the participating law schools and explaining the application process so that they can create their own strategies for moving forward.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre’s online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Participating Panelists

To be updated