BGSU Grad Fair | September 27 - October 1

Come one, come all to Grad Fair 2021 - a spectacular, high-flying week of in-person and virtual events under the big top (aka University Hall).

While there won't actually be any acrobats or rings of fire, there will be plenty of engaging presentations and panel discussions on BGSU's Graduate College and its programs, as well as information on external graduate and professional schools. There will also be opportunities for 1:1 sessions.

This is your once-in-a-school-year chance at a front-row seat to the greatest gathering of grad resources on BGSU's campus! Grad Fair 2021 will be held Sept. 27 through Oct. 1.

In-Person Events

Explore BGSU Graduate Programs

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 2 p.m. EST
Explore BGSU's graduate programs and learn about admissions requirements, campus services, the application process, tuition fees and more! We'll conclude with a Q&A.

Come for a Bachelor's, Stay for a Master's: Explore Undergraduate Accelerated Degrees

Tuesday, Sept. 28 @ 2 p.m. EST
Earn both your bachelor's and master's degrees in just five years when you complete an accelerated bachelor's to master's program at BGSU. Start taking graduate courses as an undergradutate student.

Falcons Forever: Why I Stayed for My Graduate Degree at BGSU

Wednesday, Sept. 29 @ 2 p.m. EST
Join us for a panel of current BGSU graduate students who continued their undergraduate educations at BGSU and stayed to earn their graduate degrees.

An Insider's Guide to Applying to Graduate School

Thursday, Sept. 30 @ 2:00 p.m.
No need to jump through hoops to apply when you have an insider's perspective on the graduate admissions process. We'll share 10 basic steps to apply to graduate and professional school, followed by a Q&A.

Virtual Connections

Undergrad Accelerated Program in Criminal Justice

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 1 p.m. EST
This session is intended for current BGSU undergrad students interested in the Accelerated Bachelor's to Master's Degree Program in Criminal Justice. This session will address the benefits of this program as well as the admission requirements for the program.

Online (eCampus) Master's Program in Criminal Justice

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 2 p.m. EST
This session intended for anyone interested in the Online (eCampus) Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) Degree Program. This session will address the structure of the online program, the admission requirements, and the MSCJ curriculum.

On-Campus Master's Program in Criminal Justice

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 3 p.m. EST
This session intended for anyone interested in the on-campus Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) Degree Program. This session will address the structure of the on-campus program, the admission requirements, the MSCJ curriculum and specializations and scholarship opportunities.

Health Services Administration - MHSA

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 6 p.m. EST
Join MHSA Graduate Coordinator, Dr. Phil Welch, as he covers the MHSA program at BGSU.

European Studies

Wednesday, Sept. 29 @ 1 p.m. EST
Learn more about studying abroad and internship while working toward your MA in European Studies or German.

External Graduate and Professional School Fair

Thursday, Sept. 30 @ 12 p.m. EST
The External Graduate and Professional School Fair is an opportunity for current students to interact with representatives from a variety of graduate programs of interest offered at institutions from across Ohio and the nation.

Explore BGSU Graduate Programs - International Edition

Friday, Oct. 1 @ 9 a.m. EST
Explore our graduate programs with an international lens. We'll cover admissions requirements, campus services, the application process, tuition and fees along with financial support. We'll wrap up with a Q&A.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling - MA & School Counseling - Med

Multiple Sessions Offered
BGSU provides CACREP-accredited counselor education for both clinical mental health and school counseling, providing each speciality area with the needed requirements for counseling licensure.
If you're interested in becoming a counselor, we welcome you to come talk with us about what our programs can offer for your training and licensure preparation.

Media & Communications

Multiple Sessions Offered
Join us as we cover the different specializations in the Master Program in Media and Communication and the Research Emphasis Areas of the PhD program of the School of Media and Communication

Public Administration (MPA)

Multiple Sessions Offered
Learn about degree requirements, career opportunities, and what makes the MPA program unique.

Social Work - MSW

Multiple Sessions Offered
The MSW prepares students for advanced clinical and community practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. The MSW allows graduates to be licensed as social workers, and to practice in a myriad of settings at a variety of levels including direct practice, administration, consultation, and community advocacy/organizing.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Multiple Sessions Offered
Learn about TESOL Graduate Certificate: its relevance and importance, program strength and uniqueness, learning outcomes, and admission requirements. You are welcome to bring your questions to the session!

Masters in Sport Administration

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 11:30 a.m. EST
Specific areas of interest in Sport Administration will be discussed: business administration, marketing, mass communication, higher education administration, interpersonal communication, and psychosocial foundations of sport.

Masters in Kinesiology

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 11:00 a.m. EST
Specific areas of study within Kinesiology will be discussed (Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Psychology, Sport Psychology, Strength and Conditioning), along with the flexibility of this program to meet students' interests and needs.

Group Session: Art

Monday, Sept. 30 @ 1:00 p.m. EST
Your future in Art, Design or Digital Media.

English & Creative Writing

Multiple Sessions Offered
Join us for conversation and learn more about any of our graduate programs in English: online and in-person MA degree and certificate programs and our doctoral program and Rhetoric and Writing Studies.

eCampus Info Session

Tuesday, Sept. 28 @ 10:30 a.m. EST
eCampus Graduate Programs designed for working adults – learn about BGSU’s eCampus programs delivered in 7-week sessions and offered completely 100% online

Communication Disorders

Multiple Sessions Offered
Are you interested in pursuing an exciting and rewarding career in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CDIS)? Sessions will include information about the BGSU CDIS Master's and Doctoral programs and time for attendees to ask questions.

Forensic Science

Wednesday, Sept. 29 @ 12:30 p.m. EST
The field of forensic science continues to advance at a rapid pace. The master’s degree in Forensic Science (MSFS) program refreshes, solidifies and upgrades the undergraduate and current practitioner knowledge base, allowing students to prepare for new challenges they will encounter in their professional careers.

Undergrad Accelerated Program in Forensic Biology (MS) & Forensic Chemistry (MS)

Wednesday, Sept. 29 @ 3:00 p.m. EST
Get a head start on your MSFS degree while an undergraduate student. Learn more on how to apply and how the accelerated BSFS to MSFS program works!

Cross-Cultural, International Education - MA

Monday, Sept. 27 @ 4 p.m EST
The MACIE information session will be a 30 minute zoom presentation on the MA in cross-cultural and international education (MACIE) program. During the session, we will cover: what is the MACIE program, what courses are taken within the program, what jobs are available upon completing the program, as well as any questions from the zoom participants.

Business Administration (MBA) (Full-time)

Multiple Sessions Offered
Learn how you can earn your Master of Business Administration degree in just ONE year! Open to all majors!

One-on-One Appointments

College of Arts & Sciences

Connect individually with:
History/Public History
Mathematics/Statistics
Media & Communication
English & Creative Writing
Writing/American Culture Studies
Spanish

College of Education & Human Development

Connect individually with:
Autism Education
Sport Administration
Kinesiology

College of Health & Human Services

Connect individually with:
Social Work
Gerontology

eCampus

Multiple Sessions Offered:
eCampus Graduate Programs designed for working adults – learn about BGSU’s eCampus programs delivered in 7-week sessions and offered completely 100% online