How to make it in academia (or get a job) can be hard.

But what if you’re a college-bound graduate student who has already studied a degree in your field of interest?

You’ll need to make a commitment to study the field for a minimum of six years, according to the College Board.

But if you don’t take that long, you’ll probably end up making a bunch of money, which is a lot of money.

We’ve compiled a list of things you can do to get the most out of your degree, and we’ll explain how to do it, so you can get the education you need to be successful in the world of academia.