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Q: What goes into a personal statement?
A: Personal statements are among the most challenging pieces of any graduate school application. A strong statement should synthesize the high points of your academic and applied experiences into a concise essay that conveys a clear message of ability, passion, and “fit” to the selection committees and/or potential mentors at your targeted programs. Statements usually include career goals, previous research experience and interests, clinical experience, etc. However, it’s important to note that your statement should not be a narrative regurgitation of your CV; it needs to convey subjective evidence for why those objective details make you such a wonderful applicant. There are many online resources available to help write a strong statement (e.g. , ). Also remember to have as many people read and revise your statement as possible. Assistance with statement guidance or revision is available in the psychology undergraduate advising office.

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Applying to graduate school in Psychology or Human Development? Are you struggling with writing the application essays? Join Dr. Bob Schatz and Dr. Pam Ansburg for a presentation that will provide students with advice on how to craft a strong essay. We’ll discuss what topics to include and what topics to avoid in your essays.


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Essay questions for application to Forensic Psychology (MAFP) degree offered at the Graduate School of Professional Psychology at the University of Denver.
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