This class is an exploration and examination of the graduate school experience. Intended for students pending formal admission into the graduate studies in counseling program, it focuses on issues that are pertinent to the professional field of counseling. Particular emphasis will be placed on writing practices appropriate for the graduate level. This course is designed to develop and enhance critical thinking skills necessary to be successful in a graduate counseling program. Particular emphasis will be placed on writing in the APA style. This course will not satisfy any degree requirements.