Writing an essay for an application can seem like a daunting task but writing your “Reasons for Graduate Study” essay shouldn’t be!
This is your opportunity to introduce yourself to the admission committee and tell them why you are a unique candidate for the program. This essay should:
- Explain your reason for selecting this program of graduate study
- Describe your professional interests and background
- Explain why you feel this program is a good fit for you based on personal and professional objectives you hope to accomplish through participation in the program.
- Be between 1-3 pages in length
To successfully complete this essay with as little stress as possible, please visit The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Writing Center for Application Essay Tips.