Paying for Graduate School

Learn how to pay for graduate and professional school, how to qualify for as much financial aid as possible and find guidance on affordability and loan forgiveness.

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Applying to graduate school? Here's how to pay for it.

If you’re considering graduate school in 2024, make sure you have a funding plan in place ahead of time. Costs for graduate school can vary greatly depending on the type and length of the program, but there are opportunities to help cut down out-of-pocket costs. Cecilia Clark, our student loans expert, walks through all of the options available, and how to get started.

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