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Pretty good for the first couple of chapters The rest of the book is redundant if you already have a copy of Getting What You Came For which you should probably buy. @Download Pdf × Getting In: A Step-By-Step Plan for Gaining Admission to Graduate School in Psychology Û A resource for those considering graduate study in psychology This title shows what criteria admissions committees use to evaluate applicants, their qualifications, and how to showcase their talents in personal essays, letters of recommendations, and preselection interviews This is a relatively quick read There is some solid advice in this book Great guide book should you be considering graduate school. Finally, something which took the immense convoluted project and broke it into manageable steps.HIGHLY RECOMMENDED This book is a fantastic resource for anyone beginning or in the middle of the the process of applying to graduate school in psychology Its greatest strengths are its thorough breakdown of everything the process entails its explanation of proper etiquette throughout the application process e.g In what situations is it acceptable to contact a program directly What sort of questions are advisable to ask in an interview and its clarification of aspects of both the academic world of ps This book is a fantastic resource for anyone beginning or in the middle of the the process of applying to graduate school in psychology Its greatest strengths are its thorough breakdown of everything the process entails its explanation of proper etiquette throughout the application process e.g In what situations is it acceptable to contact a program directly What sort of questions are advisable to ask in an interview and its clarification of aspects of both the academic world of psychology e.g., What does it mean if a program is the scientist practitioner model and the professional world What does an industrial organizational psychologist do Where might a health psychologist work It offers complete, detailed timetable for those beginning the process early, on time, and late For the price, it would be difficult to find a better guide than this APA published work.That said, I did have a few issues with the book Published in early 2007, some aspects of it are due for an update for example, the book fails to recognize that with most schools, all elements of the application are now conducted online, and that much of the information it suggests you ask about during an interview is available through the department s websites as well Further, it of course cannot account for changes the standardized tests have undergone since the book s publication, and so its advice for those is dated And its step by step plan, while useful, is also obsessively detailed and of course, might not be the best strategy for everyone I wasn t particularly interested in using the forms they provided for planning, but they still contained good information on what to be thinking about during the process.Lastly, while being APA published is a strength in that this is about as official a guide as you can get, it also means regular promotion of other APA materials, including their annually published Graduate Study in Psychology which, if you intend to follow this book s detailed steps to the letter, you may as well go ahead and buy also.For anyone planning or even just considering applying to graduate school, I would highly recommend this book gave me a good understanding, in detail, of what the application process will look like if i do a psych grad degree i didn t finish the book the last half felt like i d just want to pick it back up if i m in the app process, and i m not there so i returned it to the library.