Personal Statement Essay for Doctorate Program
Please provide an essay where you explain your personal statement of being in a Doctor of Technology Management program and how you plan on being successful in navigating these rigors. 2000-3000 words.
Below are some questions that may help you as you begin to form your response:
- What research have you done on doctoral education?
- What first interested in you in wanting to pursue a doctorate?
- What made you choose this specific program?
- What’s your understanding of what it takes to complete a doctoral degree?
- What do you want this degree to do for you that you cannot do with your current credentials?
- How much time per week are you planning to spend on your studies?
- In what ways do you have the support of the people around you?
- What arrangements have you made with your family to ensure that you have the time and resources to complete this program?
- Does your family understand your commitment to completing a PhD?
- What activity(i.e.) in your life are you planning to give up having the time and energy to complete this program?
- How will completing this degree enhance your personal and professional life?
- Adhere to a standard essay format that demonstrates complete and coherent statements that can be understood with relative ease.
- Appropriately organized into paragraphs showing consistent command of word usage, grammar, punctuation, sentence construction, and spelling.
- Must directly address the topic; there is no “wrong answer;” however, it must be clear that you have constructed an essay around this topic.
- Cutting and pasting of material from other work is not permitted and will not be accepted.