Personal Statement (1000 word limit). Complete a personal statement in which you discuss: What are your motivations in pursuing the certificate? What do you hope to gain from this experience? What are your goals and expectations of the certificate program?
Curriculum Choice (500 word limit). Write about your intellectual rationale for the choice of the elective classes. Why were these classes important and why where they useful for your current application to the Certificate? Also, suggest preliminary 1-2 faculty members and 1-2 community partners you could work with for the capstone (this information may change later in the program).
Supplemental Questions (500 word limit each):
What are three things that you have learned about yourself as a result of participating in a learn/act program?
Using one or more examples from your learn/act programs discuss a social issue that became important for you and how do you hope to continue engaging with it during the certificate?