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Graduate Admissions Statements and Essays

The required statements or essays are listed for each graduate program below.

A personal statement of personal intent of up to 1,000 words describing your decision to pursue this degree and what you believe you will bring to the field of biotechnology.

No statement required.

A statement of personal intent that describes how obtaining the degree will help the applicant achieve their professional goals and addresses why the MS BIOS program matches those goals. The statement should also identify at least three UW-Parkside Biological Sciences faculty whose research is of interest to the applicant.

No statement required – please list your concentration in this area.

Personal Essays

Two essays are to be submitted. Essays that are 1-2 double-spaced pages tend to be an appropriate length. In addition to evaluating the content of the essays, the program faculty also evaluate the writing quality.

Essay 1 – What are your professional goals and how do you envision the CMHC program at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside helping you to reach those goals? In your response, describe your interest in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and how your experiences – academic, work, volunteer and/or personal – have led you to apply for a graduate program in counseling at UW-Parkside.

Essay 2 - Success in a CMHC graduate program is influenced by students’ academic background and achievement, and personal characteristics and interpersonal skills. Furthermore, the CMHC program at UW-Parkside and the counseling profession are committed to training counselors to develop competencies in multicultural counseling, advocacy, and social justice issues. Describe how your academic background and achievement, and personal characteristics and interpersonal skills, have prepared you for this program? Also, how have your experiences prepared you to develop as a multiculturally competent counselor?

** essays, letters of recommendation, and resume should be emailed to admdocs@uwp.edu. Do not use this application for essays.

No statement required.

Up to 1,000 word statement of personal intent describing your decision to pursue the degree and what you believe you will bring to the cybersecurity field.

A statement of personal intent (up to 1,000 words) describing your decision to pursue this degree and what you believe you will bring to the health and wellness management field.

A personal statement of up to 1,000 words describing your professional goals and how you envision the Master of Science in Healthcare Administration program at UW-Parkside will help you to reach those goals.  Also describe your interest in Healthcare Administration and how your experiences – academic, work, volunteer and/or personal – have led you to apply for this graduate program.

Up to 1,000 word statement of personal intent describing your decision to pursue the degree and what you believe you will bring to the information technology field.

A statement of purpose highlighting compelling industry experience and relevant undergraduate course work.

** A statement is not necessary if you meet the requirements for unconditional admission of a 3.0 undergraduate GPA with a degree in Sport Management or Business.

A statement of personal intent up to 1,000 words.

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