Preparation

You have the scientific skills, but what else would be needed for your desired career?

Find out how to gain necessary knowledge and skills that you need:

  • BCI provides list of courses across all Hopkins Schools that will provide missing skills for your field of interest.

  • Looking for hands-on experience? Check for internship opportunities related to different career paths, and look for internships offered through BCI.

  • Consider obtaining your own funding - it will be to your advantage in whichever career you pick. Here is a list of pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellowships.

  • Get involved! Find opportunities to expand your skills set while in graduate school. From teaching, to writing or managing a budget, demonstrate that you have the skills and experience needed for your preferred career.