Resources for Current Students

Guide to Graduate Study

Otherwise known as "The Blue Book," which lists all of our graduate program's formal rules and procedures.

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Smart Guide to Getting Done

An informal collection of tips for getting through a Boston College Sociology M.A. or Ph.D. degree.

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Academic Job Market Tools

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Article-Style Area Exams

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New students will probably want to familiarize themselves with pages 2-9 in the Smart Guide and pages 3-11 in the Guide to Graduate Study before starting classes.