May is here. I slept too early, woke up too late - had 13 hours of sleep! Very unusual for me. Feeling kinda groggy due to over-sleeping.
Anyways, I found a really good paper that answers the question: What is a Ph.D.? I think it's time I seriously started preparing for my further studies. There's two things I can do - M.S. + PhD or a direct PhD. Either will take 6-8 years from the day I start. It's not an easy path but I feel it'll be worth it. Here's how the PhD program works: