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A Lifelong Career in Foreign Service

Graduate Professional Studies program offers a crash course on career readiness.

For me, [Graduate Professional Studies] was an obvious choice as it allowed me to have a taste of both the academic and professional future following graduation. At that time, I wasn’t sure which route I would take. While graduate school called to me in many ways, I also had a profound desire to get started in my professional life.”

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