Below is a list of some of the most influential and prestigious books and journal articles publshed by UC Berkeley authors in various fields of the social sciences. These selections were offered by the chairs of their respective departments.
The Social Science Graduate Diversity Office can assist current graduate students in a variety of ways to ensure you continue to thrive. Contact the office directly to inquire about these specific programs.
It's never too early to begin preparing for graduate school. In fact, many of the choices you make throughout your time as an undergraduate will influence your readiness for graduate studies. UC Berkeley offers these tools and opportunities to help you make the most of your undergraduate experience.
Applying to graduate school can be a formidable process. Improve your chances of securing a spot in the right graduate program by reviewing the following tools and tips to assist you in the application process.
Identify ten schools to which you might apply. Visit the career center in your school and speak with counselors who may help you with university guide books and other resources. Speak with professors in the area of your interest for their recommendations. Look at the overall ranking of the institution as well as the specific ranking of the department. For each institution, identify faculty members with whom you might find an intellectual match.