Stephen F. Austin State University

Graduate School

Reasons to go to Graduate School

  1. To acquire specialized knowledge in a specific area of study
  2. The occupation you pursue requires additional education beyond a bachelor's degree
  3. For advancement within your career field

Post Baccalaureate Options

Professional School

Graduate School

If you do want to continue your advance study with a graduate degree check out the options at SFA! Email the SFA Graduate School with any questions at gschool@sfasu.edu.

Immediate entry vs. delayed entry

Some undergraduate students struggle when faced with the decision to enter straight into graduate school or obtain real work experience before pursuing a graduate degree. There is no set answer. You must consider your career goals, the requirements of your career and job/salary prospects before making such a decision.

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