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Academic Reference form

An academic reference is provided by a college or university instructor, usually holding a PhD.  The academic reference will have instructed or supervised the applicant during his/her academic studies.  The academic referee will be asked to comment, where applicable, on the applicant’s academic preparation, originality, skill at research, industry, intellectual capacity, and teaching ability.

Professional Reference form

A professional reference is provided by an individual who has worked with the applicant in the field of his/her intended graduate study, usually in a supervisory capacity. The professional referee will be asked to comment, where applicable, on the applicant’s academic preparation, practice competence, creativity, working relationships, work ethic, critical thinking skills, research skills, intellectual capacity, and teaching ability.

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