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Any advice on applying for PhD out of consulting? I'm 8 years out of undergrad. Scored well on GRE but unsure how best to proceed given I've been out of school for so long.

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You’ll be fine. But why do you want to do a PhD?

Mmmm very good question about WHY. But that said, the best thing in applying is to target specific faculty members in your area of interest, read their work, reach out to them by email the fall you apply to ask if they have funding spots in their own research lab. That is for natural sciences.

Time out of school isn’t penalized by default - they will be keen to see research interest/experience, along with data analysis skills (more or less depending on subject of PhD) a quant/experiment-based subject area could look highly on consulting experience if you had hypothesis-led approaches, and especially if you designed experiments to test interventions

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