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    Oakland University
  Feb 18, 2018
2017-2019 Graduate Catalog

MEd in Higher Education Leadership Personal Goal Statement Requirements


I. Length 
A. 500 words to 750 Words
B. 12 point font

II. Narrative
We are really interested in learning about your background and what prompted you to pursue a Masters in higher education. Please address the following in your personal goal statement:
A. Why you want a masters degree in higher education
B. Qualifications and experiences that make you uniquely prepared for MAHEL
C. How you can contribute to the MAHEL learning environment
D. Your academic and professional goals
E. Your vision of higher education equity
F. Any problems or inconsistencies in your academic or professional record. :

III. Resumé (no more than 2 additional pages) with the following:
A. Post-secondary schools attended and degrees attained
B. Relevant work experience (including volunteer work)
C. Relevant organization memberships
D. Career goals