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Our faculty foster students' fascinations in these integral areas of the graduate experience.

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Commencement is a beginning, not an end. Where do you see yourself after graduate school?

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In 2014 our students earned 306 doctoral degrees, 819 master's degrees, and 83 graduate certificates.

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Happening now or in the next week

November16to Feb 11
Folsom Distinguished Dissertation & Thesis: Accepting Nominations
January11to May 6
Spring 2016 Classes
Use MyRED to browse classes and enroll; see Academic Calendar for drop/add dates and more.
Panel on Funding Graduate Study
Register now to learn about grants and fellowships offering support during coursework and early stages of research projects.
Panel on Funding Dissertation Writing
Register now to learn about grants and fellowships that can give you freedom to focus on your dissertation or research project.

Looking further ahead

Registration opens for Summer 2016 classes
Sign into MyRED to enroll; see Academic Calendar for start and end dates of summer sessions.
Grad Enrollment Roundtable: Sealing the Enrollment Deal
For faculty and staff: How to close the admit-to-enrolled gap, and real answers to "Why Nebraska?"
Panel: Preparing for Non-Academic Careers
Details coming soon. Register now.

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