Graduate Studies

Advancement to Graduate Education Conference (AGE)


Thinking about pursing a Master or Doctoral Degree?

The AGE conference is an all-day FREE event where CSUN students learn about graduate school. The conference will begin with a keynote speaker followed by a variety of workshops to assist students with preparing for graduate school. 
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. During lunch, selected representatives from CSUN graduate programs will be available to speak with students about masters and doctoral programs at CSUN.  

The following workshops were offered:

  • Applying to and Getting Accepted into Graduate School
  • How to Compose a Successful Statement of Purpose S&BS
  • How to Compose a Successful Statement of Purpose HUM and all other fields
  • How to Compose a Successful Statement of Purpose STEM
  • How to Finance your Graduate Education
  • How to Finance your CSU Graduate Education
  • Keys to Success & Survival in Graduate School (Student Panel)
  • GRE: Crack the Test and Get into Graduate School
  • Requesting letter's of Recommendation and Building Relationships with faculty 
  • Health and Well-being in graduate School

Although this event is free, tickets are required. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis on the Graduate Studies Eventbrite website. Students must use their CSUN email when registering for this event.