Posted by Renee Schmidt

What are the Benefits of a PhD?

A PhD (also known as a doctorate) is a degree earned from at least 3 years of graduate study and a dissertation. It’s the highest degree-awarded graduate study, normally awarded for original contributions to knowledge.

If you’re wondering if there are benefits of a PhD (apart from having a Dr. in your title), this very neat illustration I StumbledUpon demonstrates the point concisely.

Benefits of a PhD - Photo Credit [via]