Essay Topic: Please explain your understanding of the rigors of doctoral education and your chosen program.
Below are some questions that may help you as you being to form your response:
- What research have you done on doctoral education?
- What first interested you in wanting to pursue a doctorate? I want to teach at the University level. It also provides more opportunities for job advancement.
- What made you choose this specific program? I have a MBA with a concentration in Logistics. By adding an DBA with Global supply chain will make more well rounded professional.
- What's your understanding of what it takes to complete a doctoral degree? Hard work and dedication with a lot of research
- What do you want this degree to do for you that you cannot do with your current credentials? Teach at a University
- How much time per week are you planning to spend on your studies? 20hrs
- In what ways do you have the support of the people around you? I am married and i support my wife's decision to get a Masters in Education
- 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(ies) in your life are you planning to give up to have the time and energy to complete this program? I will no longer work my part time job.
- How will completing this degree enhance your personal and professional life? It will allow me to grow my personal business and also update my resume.
- 500-750 words (approximately two to three pages in length)
- 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 actually constructed an essay around this topic.
- Cutting and pasting of material from other work is not permitted and will not be accepted.
- I have answered some of the questions above to help you form the paper,