Admission/Application Essay: BA in Psychology

Admission/Application Essay: BA in Psychology.

Application Essay

 

Briefly introduce yourself. Show how your background and experience have prepared you for the program ” Graduated with a BA in Psychology, taught 2 years of lab techniques of neuroscience, two years of research experience in a cognitive psych lab, work currently at a residential treatment facility for teens.”
 Outline some core values and beliefs – and how they will support your success in the program. “Empathy and open mindedness”
 Tell about your learning goals – what is it you hope to learn from the program, and how you hope to use that new
knowledge. ”
 Give an indication of your career plans and the contributions you hope to make after you complete the program. “Work in the mental health field, hopefully in a hospital psych unit with teens or young adults. I would not mind having my own practice where I work with evidenced based treatment styles”
 Have you ever had any paraprofessional and/or volunteer experiences in counseling?

I am looking to get this paper started. My light answers are in quotations next to the questions. I would prefer to have the focus be on the values and what I hope to get out of the program, as that is where I am struggling with wording.

Admission/Application Essay: BA in Psychology